This episode covers the campaign of the two Fishermen candidates (Coastal Community Candidates) that stood in the November 1982 General Election. Joe O’Shea in Kerry South and John L Sullivan in Cork South West. They were drawing attention to the issues faced by Fishermen especially to do with Herring quotas in the Celtic Sea. They had a wider agenda of development of the onshore fishing industry and the jobs that could bring to coastal areas.
Podcast -Fishermen (Coastal Community ) Candidates from the November 1982 General Election. -Episode 20 October 22, 2020
This Episode cover the 1989 European Elections campaign of Father Paddy Ryan as well as his background and the issue of Extradition in the 1980’s
From the 1969 Seanad Elections for the Dublin University Constituency a leaflet from Mary T. W. Bourke who was running in her first Seanad election. She was elected and held her seatuntil her election to the Office of President of Ireland in 1990 as Mary Robinson.
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Leaflet from Mary O’Donnell -Independent -Sligo Leitrim #GE2020 February 7, 2020
Leaflet from Verona Murphy -Independent – Wexford #GE2020 February 6, 2020
Leaflet from Thomas Kiely -Independent – Cork East #GE2020 February 5, 2020
Leaflet from Colm O’Keeffe -Independent – Dublin South West #GE2020 February 4, 2020
A Leaflet from David O’Reilly running as a Patriot Independent in Galway East in the 2020 General Election.
A leaflet from Sean O’Leary who is running as a Independent in Cork East, Dublin West, Dublin South Central, Dublin Bay South, Dublin Bay North, Cork South West, Dublin Central, Cork South central, Cork North Central, Cork North West and Kerry.
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