Irish Election Literature

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“Living Dublin – Policy Proposals Published in the Year of the Millennium” – Gay Mitchell- Fine Gael 1988 July 8, 2014

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From 1988 a pamphlet from Fine Gael written by Gay Mitchell outlining various Policy proposals for Dublin. Makes interesting reading now as some of the proposals have happened , others modified and others like an airport at the IFSC haven’t happened at all.
Many thanks to the sender.



“Friday June 5th: Payback Time” -Fine Gael leaflet from the 2009 Local Elections April 25, 2012

Great leaflet this from the 2009 Local and European Elections campaign, Fine Gael saying that its “Payback Time” for Tax increases , unemployment and cuts in other areas. The image of Brian Lenihans budget getting a standing ovation is also given prominence.
The leaflet distributed in Dublin West has a messages from candidate Eithne Loftus , one from Leo Varadkar about getting your tax back and a vote for Gay Mitchell in Europe part too.



“Gay Mitchell For President” leaflet from Fine Gael Cllr Anne-Marie Dermody -2011 Presidential Election October 25, 2011

From the 2011 Presidental Election campaign a leaflet from new Fine Gael Councillor Anne-Marie Dermody asking for a vote for Gay Mitchell. Anne-Marie Dermody was co-opted onto South Dublin County Council to replace Cait Keane who was elected to the Seanad.



“New Government has delivered on 5 point plan” -Eithne Loftus -Fine Gael – 2011 Dublin West Bye Election October 22, 2011

Pictured at the front with Enda Kenny and Leo Varadkar, a leaflet from Fine Gael Dublin West Bye-Election candidate Eithne Loftus. Inside we get details of how the “New Government has delivered on 5 point plan” as well as Local issues, a guarantee on Connolly Hospital plus an ad for Gay Mitchell.



Gay Mitchell Leaflet with his life in pictures and more …. October 13, 2011

From the 2011 Presidential campaign, a leaflet from Fine Gaels Gay Mitchell with his life in pictures and more. His wedding Day, with his brother, his mother, him as a child, him at the ploughing championships……
many thanks to the sender.



Green, Yellow and Blue Gay Mitchell leaflets -2011 Presidential Election October 11, 2011

A Green Leaflet, a Yellow Leaflet and a Blue leaflet from Fine Gael 2011 Presidential Election candidate Gay Mitchell.
Many thanks to the sender for the Yellow Leaflet .



Flyer from Gay Mitchell -Fine Gael- 2011 Presidential Election September 22, 2011

From the 2011 Presidential Election a flyer from Fine Gael candidate Gay Mitchell. It has the same slogan “Pride at Home, Respect Abroad” as Mary Davis, although Mitchell is due to change is slogan.



Gay Mitchell for President Video August 25, 2011

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The blurb says
“Meet Gay Mitchell, candidate for the Irish Presidential Election, 2011”


From 2004 “6 reasons to elect Gay Mitchell …” August 24, 2011

From the 2004 European Elections a leaflet with “6 reasons to elect Gay Mitchell …” . The sole Fine Gael candidate Mitchell topped the poll and was elected on the first count.



Presidential Election Leaflet from Gay Mitchell – Fine Gael -2011 Presidential Election August 9, 2011

First off many thanks to the sender.
A leaflet from Gay Mitchell for this years Presidential Election.
Amongst other things Mitchell writes “As President I would put the welfare of our people at the heart of the Presidency.



From 2004 Gay Mitchell (with an odd looking Enda) “On your Side in Europe” June 21, 2011

From the 2004 European Elections a flyer from Fine Gaels Dublin candidate Gay Mitchell. The slogan is “On your Side in Europe”



Brian Lawlor, Karren Warren /Gay Mitchell- Fine Gael 2009 Local and European Elections Tallaght South November 27, 2010

From the 2009 Local Elections in Tallaght South a flyer for Fine Gael candidates Brian Lawlor and Karren Warren. Lawlor won a seat whilst Karren Warren was unsuccessful.
We also have a smiling Gay Mitchell looking for a vote too.



Anne Marie Martin, Ruairi McGinley -South Central News -Fine Gael 2004 LE Crumlin Kimmage November 11, 2010

From the 2004 local elections a newsletter, ‘South Central News’, from Fine Gael Crumlin Kimmage candidates Anne Marie Martin and Ruairi McGinley. Issues covered include Crime, housing and a message from Gay Mitchell.
Anne Marie Martin was elected, she later resigned her seat and Ruairi McGinley was co opted to replace her.



Ruairi McGinley, Gay Mitchell -Fine Gael -1997 GE Dublin SC December 31, 2009

From the 1997 General election, Ruairi McGinley and Gay Mitchell. Mitchell was returned with over a quota, McGinley failed to win a seat.


Gay Mitchell -Fine Gael -‘Sorry I Missed You’ 1997 November 28, 2009

Gay Mitchell is sorry he missed you but can send you information on a host of topics that are listed here.
His contact address at the time ‘Dept. of the Taoiseach, Merrion St,Dublin 2’.



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