As the count in the Dublin South East constituency drags on John Gormley of the Green Party says it is time for computerised voting.
- Title Dublin South East Recount
- 1st Broadcast 09/06/1997
- ContributorPaul Cunningham (Reporter)
- Clip Duration 00:01:53
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title Gormley Calls for Electronic Voting
- Extended description
RTÉ News reports from the count centre in the Royal Dublin Society. The count is dragging on in the Dublin South-East constituency between John Gormley of the Green Party and Michael McDowell of the Progressive Democrats.
John Gormley feels that it is time to use modern technology and use computerised voting. John Gormley went on to win the seat and become the Green Party's second elected TD (Teachta Dála) or member of parliament.
A RTÉ News report on the long time it was taking to get a result at the count for Dublin South East during the 1997 general election.
Broadcast 09 June 1997
- Local keywords John Gormley, Green Party, General Election 1997, Dublin South East constituency, Proportional Representation, Royal Dublin Society
- Geographical coverage Dublin, Ireland
- Topic Politics and Economics
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Production year 1997
- Country of production IRELAND
- Original identifier BN97/160
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- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)
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