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... See also Irish presidential election, 1990 Irish presidential election, 1990 Candidate Round 1 Round 2 Mary Robinson 612,265 (38.9%) 817,830 (51.6%) Brian Lenihan 694,484 (43.8%) 731,273 (46.2%) Austin Currie 267,902 ...
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“Under a Presidential government, a nation has, except at the electing moment, no influence; it has not the ballot-box before it; its virtue is gone, and it must wait till its instant of despotism again returns.”
—Walter Bagehot (18261877)
“For generations, a wide range of shooting in Northern Ireland has provided all sections of the population with a pastime which ... has occupied a great deal of leisure time. Unlike many other countries, the outstanding characteristic of the sport has been that it was not confined to any one class.”
—Northern Irish Tourist Board. quoted in New Statesman (London, Aug. 29, 1969)