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#Opinion Polls

# opinion-polls - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

The numbers are looking good for Boris Johnson - but can we trust the opinion polls? Numbers Game This post contains videos

The numbers are looking good for Boris Johnson - but can we trust the opinion polls?

Love them or hate them it’s impossible to escape them.

# opinion-polls - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Michael D Higgins enjoys commanding lead in latest presidential opinion polls

Although Higgins has a huge lead, the polls may not reflect the recent furore surrounding Peter Casey.

# opinion-polls - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Poll: Who would you vote for if an election was today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who would you vote for if an election was today?

Two years on, who would you vote for?

# opinion-polls - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Leo effect helps Fine Gael to six-year opinion polling high

The poll surveyed over 1,000 voters between 26 October and 7 November.

# opinion-polls - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Poll: Who would you support if an election was held tomorrow? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who would you support if an election was held tomorrow?

Latest opinion polls have suggested Fianna Fáil has taken a commanding lead on Fine Gael.

# opinion-polls - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Labour support falling as latest polls see Fianna Fáil on top

Fianna Fáil remain the most popular party in the state.

# opinion-polls - Monday 22 February, 2016

Poll: Do you put much stock in opinion polls? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you put much stock in opinion polls?

Yes, we know it’s a bit meta to have a poll on polls…

# opinion-polls - Saturday 16 January, 2016

There's bad news for Fine Gael and Labour in the latest polls

With the election looming, the government parties have taken a hit in two separate polls out this evening.

# opinion-polls - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Now they're polling above Labour, AAA-PBP want to be grouped with the big parties

They’re sick of being lumped as ‘Independent/Others’.

# opinion-polls - Saturday 14 November, 2015

# opinion-polls - Saturday 17 October, 2015

The latest opinion polls are good news for Joan, but not Enda

A good news/bad news situation for the coalition.

# opinion-polls - Monday 25 May, 2015

Is Labour going nowhere under Joan Burton? We asked her... Labour Pains This post contains videos

Is Labour going nowhere under Joan Burton? We asked her...

The junior coalition partner is struggling in the polls. So what does the leader make of it all?

# opinion-polls - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Good news for Labour, they're more popular than they were two months ago

They’re still not very popular though.

# opinion-polls - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Opinion polls, a Sony hack probe, and water charge protests had everyone talking today.

# opinion-polls - Monday 1 December, 2014

Micheál Martin: I think Enda Kenny is deluded and no one takes him seriously

The Fianna Fáil leader has hit back at the Taoiseach’s comments about either a Fine Gael or Sinn Féin-led government.

# opinion-polls - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

On eve of Scottish referendum, polls suggest the pro-union vote will clinch it

Both sides have one more day of campaigning before the public go to the polls tomorrow.

# opinion-polls - Friday 5 September, 2014

Opinion: Marriage equality isn't a foregone conclusion – there's no room for complacency

Opinion polls may show increasing support for marriage equality, but I still regularly observe open, brutal and honest homophobia.

# opinion-polls - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Fine Gael and Labour face support fallout, as polls show a boost for Sinn Féin

This poll shows a significant drop in support for the coalition parties in comparison to the 2009 election.

# opinion-polls - Monday 19 May, 2014

A tale of two parties: Here's how the Euros are shaping up, four days ahead of D-Day

Politicians will be blitzing the country this week. But after a raft of polls in the last few days, certain patterns are becoming clear….

Labour facing Euro wipeout, as latest polls show support collapse

Three national papers are running new opinion polls this morning. None of them contain good news for Labour.

# opinion-polls - Monday 12 May, 2014

Pat Rabbitte thinks that government needs "to get a grip"

He added that tax cuts need to be on table in coming months.

# opinion-polls - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s been talking about the Pope in Ireland, a TD’s son and opinion polls.

# opinion-polls - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Government takes a beating in new opinion polls

But it is good news for Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil.

# opinion-polls - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about the latest on the situation in Ukraine, a new government opinion poll, and a fatal road collision.

Coalition approval rating remains steady in latest polls

While both parties gained in the the Sunday Business Post/Red C survey, Sinn Féin were the only party to gain points in the Sunday Times/Behaviour and Attitudes poll.

# opinion-polls - Thursday 12 December, 2013

'We just don't seem to be going anywhere': Ó Cuív worried by FF's 'becalmed' poll status

The veteran Fianna Fáil deputy has denied that his concern about the party’s stagnation in the polls is a criticism of the leadership, but said some members may not share his level of ambition.

# opinion-polls - Monday 18 November, 2013

Crack-smoking Toronto mayor is more liked than any Irish leader

Crack-smoking, drink-driving and being accused of a plethora of offences aren’t enough to give Rob Ford as low an approval rating as our Taoiseach.

# opinion-polls - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Labour support hits five-year low in opinion polls

As the Dáil resumes this week, Labour party members will be viewing the latest opinion polls with some nerves.

# opinion-polls - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Majority support abortion where mother's life is at risk of suicide

The Sunday Independent/Millward Brown poll shows, however, that the numbers opposing the clause are increasing.

# opinion-polls - Sunday 3 March, 2013

Poll: Which party leader should be Taoiseach after the next election? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Which party leader should be Taoiseach after the next election?

The latest opinion poll shows three parties close together in the polls… but who should be Taoiseach after the next election?

Tight at the top: Only 3pc separates three parties in latest poll

The Millward Brown poll in the Sunday Independent has Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin all within the margin of error.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Sunday.

# opinion-polls - Monday 25 February, 2013

Column: Political parties rarely become extinct - which is why Fianna Fáil is back in business

Voters tend to place more emphasis on current events than previous ones, so it’s no surprise Fianna Fáil has returned, writes Theresa Reidy.

# opinion-polls - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Column: Kenny is dragging Fine Gael into a kamikaze mission on abortion

Voters remember Fine Gael’s pre-election promises on the issue of abortion – and the party will permanently lose support if it decides to legislate for it, writes Niamh Ui Bhriain.

# opinion-polls - Friday 8 February, 2013

New opinion poll shows Fianna Fáil is Ireland's most popular party

The Ipsos MRBI poll in tomorrow’s Irish Times puts FF on 26pc, with Fine Gael on 25pc and Labour down to 10pc.

# opinion-polls - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Nearly four-fifths of NI voters would choose to stay in UK

A poll commissioned by the BBC shows that when undecideds are excluded, the North would vote 79-21 to stay in the Union.

# opinion-polls - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Barack Obama's approval rating hits three-year high

The inauguration seems to have given Obama a bit of a bounce – he is seen as ‘favourable’ by 60 per cent of voters.

# opinion-polls - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Sinn Féin gain at government's expense in latest opinion poll

The latest Sunday Business Post/Red C poll shows Sinn Féin’s share of the vote rising by 3 per cent in a fortnight.

# opinion-polls - Sunday 16 December, 2012

UKIP rises in polls to become UK's third largest party UK

UKIP rises in polls to become UK's third largest party

Polls for a number of British papers show Nigel Farage’s party enjoying 14 per cent of the vote, an all-time high.

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