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Ireland: Electoral surge against austerity

Ireland: Electoral surge against austerity

Socialist Party wins a second TD and Anti Austerity Alliance 14 councillors Danny Byrne, CWI Ireland was no exception to the general rejection of pro-austerity governments in the European elections. Three sets of elections took place on 23 May: Local elections across the country; European elections and two by-elections to […]

Socialist Party (CWI) election gains in Ireland

Ruth Coppinger was elected in May 2014 as the Socialist Party's (CWI) second member of parliament in Ireland

Ruth Coppinger elected to the Irish parliament and staff reporters The Socialist Party (CWI) in Ireland has won a significant success with the election of Ruth Coppinger in a by-election to the Dáil, the Irish parliament. Ruth’s electoral district is Dublin West, where she has been a local councillor […]