Irish Election Literature

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Leaflet from Eilis Haden -Direct Democracy Ireland -Inishowen -2014 Local Elections May 17, 2014

A leaflet from Eilis Haden who is running for Direct Democracy Ireland in Inishowen for a seat on Donegal County Council.
The Campaign Facebook Page
Her profile on the DDI site
Many thanks to the sender




Leaflet from Anthony Connor -Direct Democracy Ireland -Drogheda -2014 Local Elections May 16, 2014

A leaflet from Anthony Connor who is running for Direct Democracy Ireland in Drogheda for a seat on Louth County Council.
He is on Twitter @antzc40
His profile on the DDI site
Many thanks to the sender



1987 leaflet from Mary O’Rourke, Albert Reynolds, Henry Abbott- Fianna Fail -Longford Westmeath June 14, 2011

Some big names here in this 1987 election leaflet for Mary O’Rourke, Albert Reynolds and Henry Abbott. Reynolds a former Taoiseach, O’Rourke a former minister and leader of The Seanad, whilst Abbott became a high court judge. In this 1987 General Election, all three were elected in the four seat Longford Westmeath. Abbott lost his seat in 1989.



Leaflet from Proinsias DeRossa -Democratic Left -1997 General Election- Dublin North West June 4, 2011

From the 1997 General Election a leaflet from then leader of Democratic Left Proinsias DeRossa who was running in Dublin North West. De Rossa was one of the six Workers Party TDs who left to form what was initially called New Agenda and became Democratic Left. In this 1997 Election Democratic Left had been part of the outgoing Rainbow Government.
In this election DeRossa held his seat.



Leaflet for Eamonn McCann -People Before Profit -Foyle -2011 Assembly Elections May 5, 2011

From the 2011 Assembly Elections a leaflet from People Before Profit candidate in Foyle Eamonn McCann. Derry based McCann a longstanding Social Activist and journalist is seen as having an outside chance of winning the final seat.



Leaflet for John Lyons -People Before Profit (United Left Alliance) -Dublin North Central- 2011 GE February 4, 2011

From the 2011 General Election a leaflet for People Before Profit / United Left Alliance candidate John Lyons running in Dublin North Central. It is his first election.
His Website



Leaflet for Maurice Quinlivan Sinn Fein -Limerick -2011 General Election

From the 2011 General Election a leaflet from Sinn Fein candidate Maurice Quinlivan running in Limerick.
Elected to Limerick City Council in 2009, It was the making of defamatory statements about Quinlivan, that eventually led to Willie O’Dea resigning as Minister of Defence.



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