Support for Sinn Fein hits record high
Support for Sinn Féin has hit a record high while Fine Gael has recorded its lowest level of support since 1994.
That’s according to the latest Irish Times/Ipsos poll that shows Fine Gael has dropped four points to 18% since April.
Fianna Fáil is down three points to 20% support, while Sinn Féin is up three to 36%.
Pat Leahy is Political Editor of the Irish Times.
“Sinn Fein is at its highest ever level in this series of polls, Fine Gael down to its lowest level since 1994.
“The Green Party are stuck on 3% no change, the Labour Party are on 4%.
“Independents and others, that’s including Social Democrats and People before profit and so on are on 20% – that’s up 5%.”