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Saturday polls would benefit the country financially, educationally and democratically

Fine Gael TD for Dublin North, Alan Farrell, has proposed a Bill to provide for the holding of elections and referenda on Saturdays or Sundays, stating that holding elections and referenda at weekends will benefit the country financially, educationally and democratically. “Currently, election and referenda and the resulting counts take place on weekdays which results in a number of problems…