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Tom Kelly: Drab presidential campaign means northern non-voters not missing much

Presidential candidates, pictured left to right, Peter Casey, Gavin Duffy, Joan Freeman, Seán Gallagher, Michael D Higgins and Liadh Ní Riada take part in a debate. In an uninspiring field, the incumbent Michael D Higgins stands head and shoulders above his rivals, says Tom Kelly. Picture by Niall Carson/PA Wire
LAST week I listened with incredulity to would-be Irish president Peter Casey taking a cheap shot at the Irish Travelling community. Until this presidential election I had never heard of Mr Casey. [...]

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