Presidential hopefuls struggling to win county council support are set to be thrown a contest lifeline after 17 Independent TDs and senators said they will nominate an agreed candidate - and six said they may follow suit in the coming days.
Fri, 07 Sep, 2018
Any examination of the cost of Michael D Higgins’s first term as president should be delayed until after the October presidential election to prevent any bid to politicise the genuine questions being raised.
Tue, 14 Aug, 2018
Donald Trump's son-in-law has told a group of congressional interns that the presidential campaign could not have colluded with Russia because the team was too dysfunctional and disorganised to coordinate with a foreign government.
Tue, 01 Aug, 2017
Trying to get her presidential campaign back on track, Hillary Clinton says she should have used a government email address while working as the nation’s top diplomat instead of a private one. The admission sought to quell a political furore some Democratic allies say she could no longer avoid.
Thu, 12 Mar, 2015