Irish Election Literature

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Flyer from Noël Browne – Anti Coalition Labour – 1977 General Election – Dublin Artane April 13, 2015

From the 1977 General Election a flyer for Noël Browne who was running as an Independent ‘Anti Coalition Labour’ candidate in Dublin Artane. He had previously been expelled from the Labour Party. He polled 5,601 votes and was elected. His wikipedia entry
Many thanks to the sender.



The Summer 2013 newsletter from Independent (Ex Labour) TD for Dublin West, Patrick Nulty August 29, 2013

The Summer 2013 newsletter from former Labour TD for Dublin West Patrick Nulty. The leaflet explains his reason for resigning from Labour. It also has local news, mortgage arrears as well as him pictured with Bernard Dunne, Dennis Bastick , Davy Byrne and John Bean.

Many thanks to the sender.



Leaflet from Mick Martin-Independent Labour- 2013 Meath East By-Election March 22, 2013

From the 2013 Meath East by-election a leaflet from Independent Labour candidate Mick Martin. He recently left the Labour party.
The leaflet has plenty of fairly detailed policies.
Many thanks to the candidate for sending it on.

His Facebook page
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Poster for Mick Martin -Independent Labour -2013 Meath East By-Election March 21, 2013

From the 2013 Meath East By-Election a poster for Independent candidate Michael Martin. Martin, until recently a member of the Labour party is running as an Independent Labour candidate.

His Facebook page


Mick Martin


Budget 2013 Leaflet from Róisín Shortall -Independent – Dublin North West February 11, 2013

A Budget 2013 Leaflet from former Labour Minister and now Independent TD Róisín Shortall . The leaflet criticises various measures in the budget such as Child Benefit Cuts and Property Tax.
In relation to the budget she says that ..”…The Government has a duty to be fair to its citizens, and it is failing miserably in this respect”
Many Thanks to the sender.



Gerry Browne -Independent Labour- 2005 Kildare North By-Election January 10, 2010

Gerry Browne the ‘Independent Labour’ candidate in the 2005 by-election in Kildare North caused by Charlie McCreeveys move to Brussells. Browne received 226 votes in a contest won by Catherine Murphy.



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