Economic growth speeds up as consumer confidence falls
Ireland is booming, we are nearing full employment - yet consumer confidence is in decline. In today’s Sunday Business Post/Red C poll, we discover a ‘sit up and take notice’ moment for the government
Put your house on it: Michael D has a second term in the bag
Looking at the polls for the presidential race, I’d be willing to do a show in my boxer shorts if Higgins doesn’t walk it
Poll analysis points to a narrow Yes victory
Taking into account the fact that the majority of undecided voters are likely to vote No in the upcoming referendum, but may be unwilling to say so, we asked voters what they thought the outcome would be. The result: a narrow 56 per cent vote for Yes
Poll: Fine Gael likely to have to slug it out with Fianna Fáil in next election
The current state of the parties is quite stable, so what does this poll tell us about the political landscape within which any election will be run?
Repeal campaign now has a serious fight on its hands
As ever, the fight will be won or lost in the centre - and today’s poll shows undecided voters edging towards the No side
Opinion Poll: Beware the ‘shy’ and undecided voters
Based on past referendums, the gap between the sides is likely to be far closer than the figures suggest
The centre holds as both of the largest parties make gains
Only time will tell if this is part of a trend back to a largely two-party system
Poll Analysis: Coveney appeals, but Varadkar draws new voters
The indications are that the change in leader will bring about a significant bounce for Fine Gael
Enda Kenny – a great leader or just a lucky general?
His achievements are significant, but perhaps chief among them has been the ability to fall on his feet, in boom or bust
Can Varadkar or Coveney stir up political status quo?
Despite these gains, movements have on the whole been within the margin of error
General election looks unlikely for the time being
Another election may end up with Fianna Fáil holding power and Fine Gael supporting supply and confidence
Richard Colwell: Is FG leadership battle all over or all to play for?
Signs things may not be as straightforward begin to emerge in today’s poll
Difficult balancing act for Fianna Fáil and Martin
With the programme for government under way, the party must try to appear different while ring-fencing its policies to appeal to voters