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 Post subject: Another Election
 Post Posted: Wed Nov 13, 2019 3:31 pm 
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What a time to have one? A lot of DUP MPs could lose their seats with these pacts. The candidates for Foyle are

Elisha McCallion - Sinn Fein
Colum Eastwood - SDLP
Gary Middleton - DUP
Shaun Harkin - People Before Profit
Anne McCloskey - Aontu
Rachel Ferguson - Alliance
Darren Guy - UUP

Think McCallion will keep the seat, SDLP might lose a lot of their more conservative votes to Anne McCloskey.


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
 Post Posted: Wed Nov 13, 2019 9:53 pm 
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Are PBP still pro-Brexit?

They seemed to have gone quiet on this these days, not surprisingly.


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
 Post Posted: Thu Nov 14, 2019 2:55 pm 
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Keyser Soze wrote:
Are PBP still pro-Brexit?

They seemed to have gone quiet on this these days, not surprisingly.


Aye, but I think they're not really mentioning it any more.

I get their logic about the EU being a capitalist project, but they would have known rightly that the Brexit campaign would always be about right-wing racism and US-style slashing of workers' rights and privatisation.


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
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McCloskey's votes will have a major impact on who wins this year.


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
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A big day tomorrow in local politics.

With only 169 votes between SF and the SDLP last time out, will be very interesting to see how the day unfolds, especially after a relatively nasty campaign.


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
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Hope the Aontu clowns don't fuck it up for us.


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
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Who would the 'us' be in that sentence Mickey


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
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Keyser Soze wrote:
Who would the 'us' be in that sentence Mickey


Those of us who oppose the fascist, racist, homophobic, sectarian, misogynistic, corrupt DUP...obviously!


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
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Grand, we are all on the same side there :D


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
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Keyser Soze wrote:
Grand, we are all on the same side there :D


I think the only people who stand to gain from the existence of Aontu is the DUP.


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
 Post Posted: Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:21 am 
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Certainly not based on tonights polls Mickey.
DUP have done poorly.


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
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Keyser Soze wrote:
Certainly not based on tonights polls Mickey.
DUP have done poorly.


There is the whiff of change in the air!

I know they won't affect Foyle but Aontu could dilute the Nationalist vote in a marginal constituency.


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
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Nigel will come back stronger


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 Post subject: Re: Another Election
 Post Posted: Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:28 pm 
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Nigel will come back stronger


:lol:

He'll make a good TD.


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