Poll warning for FG/FF as election looms

There’s plenty in the latest Red C poll to concentrate the minds of Leo Varadkar and Micheál Martin - not least the indication that the Dáil arithmetic would barely change if they went to the country

26th November, 2017
Leo Varadkar is weighing up a winter election

The latest Sunday Business Post/Red C opinion poll contains a stark warning for politicians: another general election would not change much.

There already has been a serious breakdown in trust between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil over the issue of Tanáiste Frances Fitzgerald’s response to Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe. But this poll, which was taken last week between Monday and Thursday when the controversy was at its height, shows that the two of them...

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