Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

From 1997 Jackie Healy Rae ‘surfing the super info highway’ June 29, 2013

A lovely newspaper clip I was sent of Jackie Healy Rae ‘surfing the super info highway’ during the 1997 General Election campaign in Kerry South. Healy Rae was elected, topping the poll with 7,220 votes.
Many thanks to the sender


Tánaiste Mary Coughlan and Fianna Fail TD Noel O’Flynn-Their websites from 1999 September 9, 2010

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Have been doing a bit of messing around with the wayback machine….
Here’s the websites of two Fianna Fail TDs from 1999

A Link to Tánaiste Mary Coughlans Website from 1999

And A Link to
Noel O’Flynns Website from 1999

Not all links work and things may be slow to load…
To be fair Mary Coughlans site wasn’t too bad.


From 2001 Fianna Fails Tom Kitt discovers the Internet June 17, 2010

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From 2001 a leaflet from the then Minister for Labour,Trade and Consumer Affairs, Tom Kitt advertising his new internet site.



Ivor Callelys Internet Safety Message- 2007 GE January 9, 2010

 “From the desk of Ivor Callely T.D., Dail Eireann” ….. A guide to Internet Safety.

From the 2007 General election campaign. It must have been prompted by some News Story (or urban myth) about children and the Internet.



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