Irish Prime Minister Speech

Bertie Ahern was re-elected Irish Prime Minister, or Taoiseach, by the Irish
Dail. Following the vote, he and the leaders of the main… read more

Bertie Ahern was re-elected Irish Prime Minister, or Taoiseach, by the Irish

Dail. Following the vote, he and the leaders of the main opposition parties spoke

of their priorities for Ireland, whose economy has grown

faster than any other in Western Europe over the past 10 years. 

This is the first time a government in Ireland has been re-elected since

1969. Both parties in the prime minister’s coalition government

gained seats in the general election May 17th. close

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Irish Prime Minister Speech

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Program ID:
170482-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
Dublin, Ireland
First Aired:
Jun 10, 2002
Last Aired:
Jun 12, 2002

Airing Details

  • Jun 10, 2002 | 7:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 10, 2002 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 11, 2002 | 12:23am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 11, 2002 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 12, 2002 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2