Fianna Fáil leadership election, 1994

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Fianna Fáil leadership election, 1994
Republic of Ireland
1992 ←
19 December 1994 (1994-12-19) → 2008

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Candidate Bertie Ahern
Party Fianna Fáil

Leader before election

Albert Reynolds

Elected Leader

Bertie Ahern

The 1994 Fianna Fáil leadership election began in November 1994, when Albert Reynolds resigned as party leader and Taoiseach. Reynolds had been party leader since February 1992 and had served as Taoiseach since then. His successor was elected by the members of the Fianna Fáil parliamentary party on 19 December 1994. Bertie Ahern was the only candidate to stand and was thus elected leader.

Candidates[edit]

Standing[edit]

Declined to stand[edit]