Thursday February 27, 2020

Red C poll coalition options: Majority backs a FF-led coalition government

The second most popular option among the public is a left-wing coalition government, but this seems unlikely to transpire

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

2nd February, 2020

The Red C telephone poll of 1,000 voters sought their views on what they thought would be the best possible coalition for Ireland.

OPTION 1: Fianna Fáil-led coalition government – preferred by 22 per cent

This government would feature Fianna Fáil and centre-left parties like the Green Party, Labour, the Social Democrats and Independents. On the current poll figures, those four parties would only have 39 per cent of the vote, and would be...

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