Third Count Sees Pauline Flanagan, FF Eliminated in Laois Offaly

Laois Offaly Count Resumes at 9am on Monday, Stanley Only Candidate Elected Yet

The Laois Offaly count centre has closed for tonight, with no candidate elected on the third count.  

Pauline Flanagan (FF) will now be eliminated, with her second preferences counted tomorrow. 

Barry Cowen (FF), Sean Fleming (FF), and Charlie Flanagan (FG) remain in the lead, with Independent Carol Nolan still more than 1,500 votes ahead of Fine Gael's Marcella Corcoran Kennedy, 

Sinn Fein's Brian Stanley remains the only elected TD so far, having made 1.4 quotas on the first count. 

 

Results are as follows:

Third Count, distribution of second preferences from eliminated candidates John Daly, The National Party and Noel O'Rourke, Renua Ireland, 1,013 votes. 79 non-transferable votes. Pauline Flanagan, FF will now be eliminated. 

 

 

 Cowen, Barry, Fianna Fáil 8,889 + 30 = 8,919 

Fleming, Sean, Fianna Fáil 8,116 + 74 = 8,190

Flanagan, Charlie, Fine Gael 7,641 + 34 = 7,675

Nolan, Carol, Non-Party 6,182 + 180 = 6,362

Corcoran Kennedy, Marcella, Fine Gael 4,585 + 9 = 4,594

Ormond, Peter Fianna Fáil 4,132 + 5 = 4,137

Hackett, Pippa, Green Party 3,921 + 70 = 3,991

Leahy, John, Non- Party 3,725 + 137 = 3,862

Smollen, Ken, Irish Democratic Party 3,173 + 88 = 3,261

Tuohy, Noel, Labour Party 2,596 + 68 = 2,664

Flanagan, Pauline Fianna Fáil 1,850 + 24= =1,874

Tynan, Stephen – Solidarity People Before Profit 2,128 + 115 =2, 243

 

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