Battered Fianna Fáil retains core support
The first Sunday Business Post/ Red C poll of the year provides us with further evidence of Fianna Fáil’s relatively poor standing among voters today when compared to how it stood during the general election, however, it is also somewhat disappointin
Support is growing for the Lisbon Treaty
What a difference a year makes to public opinion on the Lisbon Treaty. Today’s poll sees support for the treaty surge, with 67 per cent of those who say they are likely to vote in the treaty rerun later this year saying that they will vote Yes.
Economic slowdown sees support for FF drop by 4 per cent
The Progressive Democrats manage a relatively strong showing just as they bow out of Irish politics.
‘No’ gains leave referendum result now too close to call
The last Sunday Business Post/Red C poll on voting intentions before the Lisbon Treaty referendum leaves us unsure of the final outcome of the vote on Thursday, with gains for the No camp leaving the sides almost too close to call.
Campaigners will need to step up a gear
As the referendum on the Reform Treaty nears, and following the partial collapse in the Yes vote seen two weeks ago, we have decided to track public opinion on voting intention for the treaty on a fortnightly basis until the day of the vote.
FF support gets slight hit from recent revelations
The main story from today’s Sunday Business Post/RedC poll is that party support has not been significantly affected by further revelations at the Mahon Tribunal.
Warning for Taoiseach as poll results show voters are worried
Red C asked people their opinion of Taoiseach Bertie Ahern following his evidence at the Mahon Tribunal.
Boost for FG with all to play for
The latest political opinion poll from The Sunday Business Post and Red C makes exciting reading for Fine Gael, for neutral voters and for people analysing the election, because it suggests that everything is still all to play for.