United Left (Ireland)

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United Left
Founded 25 April 2013 (2013-04-25)
Political position Left-wing
Local government
2 / 949
unitedleft.ie[dead link]
Politics of the Republic of Ireland
Political parties
Not to be confused with United Left Alliance.

United Left is a left-wing political party in Ireland founded in 2013.[1] The founders were TDs Clare Daly and Joan Collins, who had been elected in the 2011 election as members of the Socialist Party and People Before Profit Alliance respectively. United Left was added to the official register of political parties in and May 2013.[2][3] Its registered officers are Daly, Collins, Declan Bree of Sligo County Council and Pat Dunne of Dublin City Council, all formerly of the United Left Alliance.[3][4]

Election results[edit]

Council Seats
Dublin City
1 / 63

Local Government elections[edit]

Election First Preference Vote Vote % Seats
2014 2,879 0.2%
1 / 949


  1. ^ O'Connell, Hugh (25 April 2013). "Two TDs setting up new United Left political party". TheJournal.ie. Distilled Media. Retrieved 25 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "Registration of Political Parties" (PDF). Iris Oifigiúil. 19 April 2013. p. 511, no. 20. 
  3. ^ a b Office of the Registrar of Political Parties (14 May 2013). "Register of Political Parties" (MS Word). Oireachtas. p. 5. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  4. ^ "ULA Elected Reps". United Left Alliance. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 

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