Irish Election Literature

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Olga Bennett- ‘Why Me?’- Fianna Fail 1992 November 1, 2009


1992 and Dubli Central had been dramatically redrawn. Twice Dublin West candidate and Cllr for Ballyfermot Senator Olga Bennett finds herself on the Fianna Fail ticket with Bertie Ahern and Dermot Fitzpatrick.
Despite using the title of Linda Mrtins Eurovision winning song as a slogan she polled 1,087 votes and Aherns healthy surplus wasn’t enough to help herself or Dermot Fitzpatrick over the line.

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One Response to “Olga Bennett- ‘Why Me?’- Fianna Fail 1992”

  1. Dubiln Dilettante Says:

    “Why Me” was the name of Linda Martin’s Eurovision-winning power ballad that year, undoubtedly that’s what the pamphlet is referring to.


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