Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

2004 Labour Party Press Release Calling “for a National debate on Waste Charges” September 16, 2011

From the 2004 European and Local Elections Campaign a Press Release on the issue of Waste Charges from Labour candidate in Connaught Ulster, Hugh Baxter.
Many thanks to the sender



Green Party input to Review of Dublin Waste Management Plan -John Gormley TD -August 2004 October 29, 2010

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A 42 page document from 2004. “Green Party input to Review of Dublin Waste Management Plan -John Gormley TD”
uploaded in pdf HERE or Click on the image to launch


The Governments Electronic Voting Site …. Is still online October 6, 2010

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Yes is still online. Don’t know how much extra keeping the site alive cost but it hardly would have been free. You can even download a little demo app.


LEFTLINE -Radical analysis from the Irish Socialist Network -March 2006 September 11, 2010

From March 2006 (I think) a newsletter “LEFTLINE -Radical analysis from the Irish Socialist Network”
The Dublin Riots, The Bin Tax and the Iraq war are amongst the items covered.

I Have uploaded it in *.pdf form here



Killian Forde-Donaghmede Sinn Fein Special Bulletin 2004 on Donaghmede Probation Office March 2, 2010

From April 2004 in the run up to the 2004 local and European Elections, a Donaghmede Sinn Fein special Bulletin on Donaghmede Probation Office.
Then Sinn Fein candidate Killian Forde writes of the true costs of the project and the link between prominent Fianna Fail donors and the location of the office.
Other concerns include the fact that other sites weren’t inspected, the cost overruns, waste of public money and only a part of the offices capacity being used.
Is the office fully occupied now?



Martin Cullen- Progressive Democrats- Waterford 1987 September 11, 2009

A young Martin Cullen in 1987. Cullen had been an Independent councillor(as his father had been too) before joining the PDs.
Here in 1987 he was ‘A fighter for Waterford’ …….
Martin was, amongst other things, looking for  ‘……a more Professional Dail with fewer TDs….’
He switched to Fianna Fail after the 1992 General Election.




E-Voting Election Leaflets and ‘Electronic Voting Its Easy’ Pamphlet September 9, 2009

These are interesting in that they are related to elections conducted by e-voting.

Joe Reilly gives a sample Ballot paper and instructions on how to use the machines.

Whilst Mary Wallace wants you to ‘Press the right Button’

And while we’re at it, the e-voting pamphlet that was sent out to each household in e-voting areas.


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