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  Ireland
Institutions
  Uachtarán  Michael D. Higgins 0 11 +11.07%
  Taoiseach  Leo Varadkar 0 17 +4.61%
County
 Carlow 
 Cavan 
 Clare 
 Cork 
 Donegal 
 Dublin 
 Galway 
 Kerry 
 Kildare 
 Kilkenny 
 Laoighis 
 Leitrim 
 Limerick 
 Longford 
 Louth 
 Mayo 
 Meath 
 Monaghan 
 Offaly 
 Roscommon 
 Sligo 
 Tipperary 
 Waterford 
 Westmeath 
 Wexford 
 Wicklow 
European Union
  EU Parliament  Fine Gael 0 14 -0.03%
Local Elections
 First Preference Votes 
Oireachtas
  Dáil Éireann  Fine Gael 0 16 +3.80%
 Seanad Eireann 
Party Leadership
  Fianna Fáil  Micheál Martin 1 11 +38.89%
  Fine Gael  Leo Varadkar 0 17 +19.28%
  Green Party  Eamon Ryan 1 11 +9.56%
  Labour Party  Brendan Howlin 1 16 +100.00%
  Sinn Féin  Mary Lou McDonald 1 18 +100.00%
Referenda
 Constitutional Referenda 
Treaty
 Anglo-Irish Treaty 


Neighbors
United Kingdom  
Oceans / Seas / Gulfs
Celtic Sea  
Irish Sea  
North Atlantic Ocean  

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Websitehttp://www.irlgov.ie
Established December 06, 1921
Disbanded Still Active
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Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia June 27, 2016 09:29pm
DescriptionIreland
Eire

A former colony of the United Kingdom of Great Britain, Ireland is a Western European nation occupying five-sixths of the island of Ireland in the North Atlantic Ocean, west of England and Scotland. Ireland is comprised of 26 counties, three of which belong to Ulster Province. The Irish have a strong Roman Catholic heritage as 92% of its citizens profess its creed. English and Irish (Gaelic) are the official languages, with English being predominant, while Irish is also spoken, primarily on the western seaboard.

Ireland has been a republic since its independence from the United Kingdom of Great Britain on December 6, 1921. With its capital in Dublin, Ireland is led by a popularly elected Uachtar�n or President. The Uachtar�n ceremonially appoints the Taoiseach or Prime Minister, who is formally nominated by the House of Representatives. Legislation is the jurisdiction of the bicameral Oireachtas or Parliament. It is comprised of the Seanad Eireann, a 60 seat Senate. And the Dail Eireann, a 166 seat House of Representatives.

All election results come from www.ElectionsIreland.org unless otherwise noted.

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Defense Forces of Ireland  Discuss
Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland  Discuss
Dublin Regional Authority  Discuss
Embassy of Ireland in the United States  Discuss
European Union in Ireland  Discuss
European Union Parliament Office of Ireland  Discuss
European Union Presidency 2004 Ireland  Discuss
Parliament of Ireland  Discuss
Permanent Mission of Ireland to the United Nations  Discuss
President of Ireland  Discuss
Southwest Regional Authority  Discuss
Taoiseach of Ireland  Discuss

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Newspaper Galway Advertiser 
Newspaper Irish Independent 
Newspaper Irish Times 
Newspaper Sunday Business Post Ireland 
TV News Radio Telefs ireann (RT) 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor
Feb 26, 2016 02:00am Feb 26, 2016 05:00pm General Election Ireland General Election  IndyGeorgia 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jun 12, 2018 01:45pm Proposed Legislation Ireland to vote on removing blasphemy as an offence  Article IndyGeorgia 
Jan 29, 2018 03:00pm News Ireland to hold May referendum on abortion law reform  Article IndyGeorgia 
Aug 30, 2016 06:00am Legal Ruling Apple Owes Ireland $14.5 Billion In Taxes, European Commission Says  Article IndyGeorgia 
Mar 04, 2015 03:00pm General Recovering Ireland appeals for diaspora to come home  Article IndyGeorgia 
Jul 11, 2013 07:00pm News Irish lawmakers back 'life saving' abortion bill  Article IndyGeorgia 
Apr 14, 2013 10:25am News Ireland to hold gay marriage referendum  Article Homegrown Democrat 

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