Thursday October 22, 2020

'Fine Gael's Red C lead is likely to narrow when normal business resumes'

The last two weeks will give FF plenty of food for thought about its next leader, writes Hugh O'Connell

30th May, 2017
On the hustings...Varadkar and Coveney Pic: 

Fine Gael has benefitted at the expense of Fianna Fáil from the democratic (ish) circus surrounding the election of its next leader, according to the latest Red C poll for the Sunday Business Post.

Fianna Fáil has observed the leadership contest with interest, not just because they will be required to facilitate the election of a new Taoiseach, but because whenever Micheál Martin departs his successor will be elected through a similar electoral...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Large public capital projects could be run through an “independent panel of international experts” as part of public spending reforms, according to the Department of Public Expenditure

Daniel Murray | 11 months ago

The contract covers the supply of office stationery to a range of government bodies and agencies, including the HSE, universities, hospitals, councils and schools

Michael Brennan | 11 months ago

Party would launch the ‘largest public house building programme that Ireland has ever seen’ and a national health service

Aiden Corkery | 11 months ago