Dublin South West count suspended until tomorrow morning…

As the Dublin South West count finishes up for the night in Citywest, Sean Crowe (SF) remains the only candidate elected in this five-seater. Ellen O' Malley Dunlop (FG) was eliminated in the final count for the night (4th count). The state of the poll as we close out the night after the fourth count - Brophy FG (8543); Murphy SPBP (8,495); Lahart FF (5,817); Duffy GP (5,914); Zappone Ind...

Dublin South West – distribution of Sean Crowe’s surplus

The playing field is a little clearer after the distribution of Sean Crowe's surplus of 8,816. Paul Murphy (SPBP) received 3,444 transfers from Crowe, moving him into a more stable position with 7,921. Paul Murphy and Sandra Fay (SPBP) together received just under half of Crowe's transfers. After the second count, Colm Brophy (FG) is on 8,382; Paul Murphy (SPBP) 7,921; John Lahart (FF) 5,656;...

Sean Crowe elected on the first count in Dublin South West….

After a lengthy wait, Sean Crowe was deemed elected on the first count in DSW, retaining his seat. He described the win as a "huge endorsement for change". Crowe received 20,077 votes (29.7% first preference) in Dublin South West, smashing the quota of 11,261. His surplus of 8,816 is now being distributed. Expected to take some time. Lots of discussion around where Deputy's Crowe's surplus will...