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The Clare People’s General Election Candidates Poll – The Results

The first shots the 2016 General Election were fired over the weekend in Clare with a massive response to the first candidate based survey so far of this election campaign. The Clare People online survey...

James Breen backs Dr.Harty

The last independent to be elected to Dáil Éireann for the Clare constituency has hailed the performance of his impending successor as what he calls “an independent voice for the people of Clare” Speaking to...

Noeleen Moran (SF) first candidate to enter the race #ClareGE2016

PUBLISHED IN THE CLARE PEOPLE, MARCH 24, 2015. The 2016 General Election campaign got underway in earnest last night with the fist official candidate entering the election race. Ballyvaughan woman, Noeleen Moran, was chosen as...

Big parties to keep their powder dry ahead of General Election 2016

FIRST PUBLISHED IN THE CLARE PEOPLE NEWSPAPER ON APRIL 7, 2015 Andrew Hamilton [email protected] Clare's two main political parties are to keep their powder dry over the next few weeks with neither Fine Gael or Fianna Fail...

McDonagh still fighting, but admits he’s losing the battle

Fianna Fáil candidate in Clare Michael ‘Malty’ McDonagh has all but conceded defeat in his bid to win a seat in Dáil Éireann, telling The Clare People that his first preference vote just wasn’t...

Fianna Fail storm back in Clare with 31 per cent – but may only...

After narrowly avoid total annihilation in 2011, the Fianna Fail party has returned to it's pre-collapse position of dominance in Clare - claiming 31.08 per cent of the overall according to tallies this afternoon....

After a 30 year wait, three Ennistymon secondary schools to amalgamate – building approved...

After more than 30 years of campaigning, the three secondary school of Ennistymon are finally to amalgamate - with construction on a green field site set to begin in 2017. The Minister for Education, Jan...

Fine Gael Candidate Poll

The Fine Gael selection convention will take place in Ennis on September 11 with two candidates likely to be chosen on the night and a third added by the party head office at a...

Who would you like to see in the cabinet when the dust settles?

Whatever the outcome of the General Election, the make up of the next Government will be determined in negotiations between parties in early March. Who would you like to see in the cabinet when...

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