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Most people want Garda Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan fired
# Templemore
# Templemore

Most people want Garda Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan fired

May 15th 2017, 11:35 PM 13,990 Views 51 Comments

She has faced increasing pressure in recent months following a string of controversies.

Should drugs be decriminalised for personal use? Voters are split on the issue
# Illicit Drugs
# Illicit Drugs

Should drugs be decriminalised for personal use? Voters are split on the issue

May 13th 2017, 9:00 AM 15,695 Views 91 Comments

A new poll found that a large proportion of voters would back the idea – but not everyone is convinced.

'It would have been easier to take a punch than admit she let someone treat her like that'
# Anna Finnegan
# Anna Finnegan

'It would have been easier to take a punch than admit she let someone treat her like that'

May 9th 2017, 8:57 AM 14,610 Views 34 Comments

Anna Finnegan’s sister has urged other victims of domestic violence to seek help.

Most people would vote to remove the offence of blasphemy from the Constitution
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Most people would vote to remove the offence of blasphemy from the Constitution

May 8th 2017, 11:35 PM 9,492 Views 62 Comments

A Claire Byrne Live poll found that 52% of people believe there should be a referendum on the issue.

Just under half of people have confidence in the gardaí
# Breath Tests
# Breath Tests

Just under half of people have confidence in the gardaí

Apr 11th 2017, 7:33 AM 10,751 Views 57 Comments

There has been added scrutiny on An Garda Síochána in recent times.

'It was a cock-up': Government chief whip says Fine Gael messed up with water charges
# Water Woes
# Water Woes

'It was a cock-up': Government chief whip says Fine Gael messed up with water charges

Apr 8th 2017, 2:26 PM 22,469 Views 122 Comments

Regina Doherty said that the party had made a “catastrophe” of trying to introduce water charges.

A majority of people think Irish should be optional in Ireland's schools
# New Poll
# New Poll

A majority of people think Irish should be optional in Ireland's schools

Apr 4th 2017, 7:31 AM 13,581 Views 122 Comments

A new poll shows more than half believe the compulsory requirement should be dropped.

FactCheck: Are Catholic schools more socially diverse than other schools?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Are Catholic schools more socially diverse than other schools?

Mar 24th 2017, 10:22 AM 62,139 Views 221 Comments

FactCheck referees a dispute between representatives of the Iona Institute and Educate Together.

Enda Kenny has support for inviting Trump and leading Brexit negotiations
# Fáilte
# Fáilte

Enda Kenny has support for inviting Trump and leading Brexit negotiations

Mar 20th 2017, 10:44 PM 13,233 Views 39 Comments

Kenny last week invited Trump to Ireland after meeting him in Washington DC.

Most people agree with the Angelus being broadcast on TV and radio
# Religion
# Religion

Most people agree with the Angelus being broadcast on TV and radio

Mar 13th 2017, 11:35 PM 16,711 Views 93 Comments

Six in 10 people are happy with things as they are.

Irish people have one overwhelming favourite for the next Taoiseach
# Frontrunner
# Frontrunner

Irish people have one overwhelming favourite for the next Taoiseach

Feb 27th 2017, 11:35 PM 27,186 Views 87 Comments

That’s according to a new poll from Claire Byrne Live.

Leo Varadkar is the people's favourite for next Fine Gael leader
# Poll
# Poll

Leo Varadkar is the people's favourite for next Fine Gael leader

Feb 20th 2017, 11:38 PM 17,069 Views 78 Comments

That’s according to a new poll from Claire Byrne Live.

Sinn Féin may want one, but most Irish people are in no mood for a general election right now
# Anything But That
# Anything But That

Sinn Féin may want one, but most Irish people are in no mood for a general election right now

Feb 14th 2017, 6:20 AM 10,799 Views 94 Comments

A poll conducted for Claire Byrne Live has found that 57% of Irish people don’t want a general election right now.

Simon Harris 'pleased to announce' Crumlin Hospital scoliosis theatre to open in April
# Timely
# Timely

Simon Harris 'pleased to announce' Crumlin Hospital scoliosis theatre to open in April

Feb 7th 2017, 6:39 PM 26,986 Views 163 Comments

It has emerged that there are an extra 80,000 people on hospital waiting lists outside the government’s official figures.

Irish people aren't very optimistic about Northern Ireland's future
# Brexit
# Brexit

Irish people aren't very optimistic about Northern Ireland's future

Feb 2nd 2017, 6:05 AM 12,090 Views 52 Comments

A group of Irish adults were asked “Are you optimistic about Northern Ireland’s future?”

Complaint about Eamon Dunphy's 'extreme' comments on RTÉ rejected
# Bai
# Bai

Complaint about Eamon Dunphy's 'extreme' comments on RTÉ rejected

Feb 1st 2017, 6:10 AM 33,445 Views 29 Comments

The BAI said that the use of extreme language was typical of Dunphy’s provocative style.

Over half of Irish people think you shouldn’t have to pay for a free travel pass
# Not Fare
# Not Fare

Over half of Irish people think you shouldn’t have to pay for a free travel pass

Jan 31st 2017, 6:15 AM 9,432 Views 32 Comments

It had been claimed that even a €6 charge could wipe out ailing Bus Éireann’s deficit.

Half of Irish people want MMA to be recognised as a legitimate sport
# UFC
# UFC

Half of Irish people want MMA to be recognised as a legitimate sport

Jan 15th 2017, 7:15 AM 11,739 Views 79 Comments

It’s often a heated debate around the dinner table – but here’s how the rest of the country feels.

Most people want drink drivers to be publicly named and shamed
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Most people want drink drivers to be publicly named and shamed

Jan 9th 2017, 11:35 PM 10,154 Views 35 Comments

Meanwhile, just over half of people want drink driving alcohol limits to remain unchanged.

Majority of Irish people think we can't cope with planned intake of refugees
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Majority of Irish people think we can't cope with planned intake of refugees

Dec 13th 2016, 10:38 AM 10,556 Views 127 Comments

The government has pledged to resettle 520 refugees here in 2017.

FactCheck: Nursing union leader Liam Doran's claims about the Irish health service
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Nursing union leader Liam Doran's claims about the Irish health service

Nov 26th 2016, 8:00 AM 25,195 Views 121 Comments

The INMO General Secretary made a series of claims on Claire Byrne Live this week. Here’s our FactCheck roundup.

"I was feeling, isolated. I didn't know who to tell": Galway hurler urges action on gambling
# Davy Glennon
# Davy Glennon

"I was feeling, isolated. I didn't know who to tell": Galway hurler urges action on gambling

Nov 22nd 2016, 10:02 AM 23,857 Views 51 Comments

Speaking on Claire Byrne last night, Galway hurler Davy Glennon detailed his chronic gambling addiction

FactCheck: Do 700,000 jobs really depend on our "open access" to the EU
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Do 700,000 jobs really depend on our "open access" to the EU

Nov 20th 2016, 9:30 PM 20,188 Views 48 Comments

Richard Bruton made a big claim about this major issue, on Claire Byrne Live earlier in the week.

Most Irish don't want an EU referendum and think Brexit will be bad for us
# Irexit
# Irexit

Most Irish don't want an EU referendum and think Brexit will be bad for us

Nov 15th 2016, 7:59 AM 12,002 Views 84 Comments

That’s according to a new Claire Byrne Live/Amárach Research poll.

The vast majority of people in Ireland want to see medicinal cannabis legalised
# Medicinal Cannabis
# Medicinal Cannabis

The vast majority of people in Ireland want to see medicinal cannabis legalised

Nov 14th 2016, 6:10 AM 14,919 Views 58 Comments

A new poll conducted for the Claire Byrne Live show revealed how 77% of us want the law to change.

Half of Irish people want to see public sector pay restored
# Restoration Project
# Restoration Project

Half of Irish people want to see public sector pay restored

Nov 8th 2016, 7:56 AM 13,647 Views 108 Comments

The poll comes as gardaí suspended three further strike days planned for this month.

Eight out of ten people think lower paid gardaí, teachers and nurses should have their pay increased
# Poll
# Poll

Eight out of ten people think lower paid gardaí, teachers and nurses should have their pay increased

Oct 24th 2016, 11:35 PM 18,049 Views 76 Comments

It comes as up to 500 schools are set to close on Thursday unless progress is made on the issue of pay scales for teachers who qualified after 2011.

Almost 90% of people think politicians should forgo their pay increase
# Poll
# Poll

Almost 90% of people think politicians should forgo their pay increase

Oct 17th 2016, 11:35 PM 9,976 Views 56 Comments

TDs are set to see their wages restored by €2,700 in April and another €2,700 in January.

The majority of people aren't feeling at all positive about tomorrow's Budget
# Poll
# Poll

The majority of people aren't feeling at all positive about tomorrow's Budget

Oct 10th 2016, 6:12 PM 13,948 Views 72 Comments

A new poll shows that 53% of people are feeling pessimistic about tomorrow’s Budget.

Almost 80% of Irish people think the old age pension needs to be increased
# Poll
# Poll

Almost 80% of Irish people think the old age pension needs to be increased

Oct 3rd 2016, 11:35 PM 11,035 Views 52 Comments

The findings result from a new poll conducted by Amárach Research for Claire Byrne Live.

"I said to her that look, you're mad cycling in the city... it's a death trap and she said ‘no, it's cycle-lanes the whole way'"
# Donna Fox
# Donna Fox

"I said to her that look, you're mad cycling in the city... it's a death trap and she said ‘no, it's cycle-lanes the whole way'"

Oct 3rd 2016, 11:35 PM 20,085 Views 19 Comments

The father of a woman who died while cycling through Dublin has spoken out about her death.

Most people in Ireland are really happy with Michael D and want him to stay on as president
# One More Tune
# One More Tune

Most people in Ireland are really happy with Michael D and want him to stay on as president

Sep 25th 2016, 6:10 AM 14,936 Views 59 Comments

The latest poll has shown solid support for the incumbent.

Two thirds of people in Ireland support Mother Teresa being made a saint
# Poll
# Poll

Two thirds of people in Ireland support Mother Teresa being made a saint

Sep 6th 2016, 6:02 AM 13,098 Views 133 Comments

She was canonised on Sunday.

66% of people want a referendum on abortion in Ireland
# Poll
# Poll

66% of people want a referendum on abortion in Ireland

Sep 5th 2016, 11:35 PM 17,753 Views 129 Comments

The findings result from a new poll conducted by Amárach Research for Claire Byrne Live.

Most Irish people would support emergency internment for gangland suspects to combat gun violence
# Gangland
# Gangland

Most Irish people would support emergency internment for gangland suspects to combat gun violence

May 30th 2016, 11:35 PM 14,478 Views 101 Comments

The findings result from a new poll conducted for TheJournal.ie by Claire Byrne Live and Amárach Research.

New poll says people want Leo Varadkar to be the next leader of Fine Gael
# Claire Byrne Live
# Claire Byrne Live

New poll says people want Leo Varadkar to be the next leader of Fine Gael

May 18th 2016, 6:00 AM 13,210 Views 72 Comments

44% of people said they’d like to see him take over when Enda Kenny steps down.

Majority of Irish people think water charges should be refunded to those who have paid
# Claire Byrne Live
# Claire Byrne Live

Majority of Irish people think water charges should be refunded to those who have paid

May 16th 2016, 11:35 PM 13,382 Views 68 Comments

Just 8% don’t know what they think on the issue.

There was a serious 'separated at birth' moment on Claire Byrne Live last night
# Brother From Another Mother
From The Daily Edge
# Brother From Another Mother

There was a serious 'separated at birth' moment on Claire Byrne Live last night

May 10th 2016, 8:10 AM 7,684 Views 0 Comments

Can *you* tell them apart?

Majority of Irish people support suspension of water charges
# Claire Byrne Live
# Claire Byrne Live

Majority of Irish people support suspension of water charges

Apr 25th 2016, 11:35 PM 15,582 Views 81 Comments

Just 6% don’t know what they think on the issue.

More people would prefer a fresh election to a Fine Gael minority-led government
# Claire Byrne Live
# Claire Byrne Live

More people would prefer a fresh election to a Fine Gael minority-led government

Apr 18th 2016, 11:30 PM 16,264 Views 69 Comments

That’s according to a new poll carried out today.