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# claire-byrne-live - Monday 8 May, 2017

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Just under half of people have confidence in the gardaí

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

# claire-byrne-live - Saturday 8 April, 2017

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Friday 24 March, 2017

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 20 March, 2017

Enda Kenny has support for inviting Trump and leading Brexit negotiations

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 13 March, 2017

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 27 February, 2017

Irish people have one overwhelming favourite for the next Taoiseach

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 20 February, 2017

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Thursday 2 February, 2017

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

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

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Sunday 15 January, 2017

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

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 9 January, 2017

Most people want drink drivers to be publicly named and shamed

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

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Saturday 26 November, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Sunday 20 November, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 14 November, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Half of Irish people want to see public sector pay restored

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 24 October, 2016

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

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.

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 17 October, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 10 October, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 3 October, 2016

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

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'"

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

# claire-byrne-live - Sunday 25 September, 2016

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

The latest poll has shown solid support for the incumbent.

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 5 September, 2016

66% of people want a referendum on abortion in Ireland

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 30 May, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 16 May, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 25 April, 2016

Majority of Irish people support suspension of water charges

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 18 April, 2016

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

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

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 11 April, 2016

# claire-byrne-live - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Most people now think water charges should be scrapped

A new poll finds strong support for abolition after the general election result.

# claire-byrne-live - Monday 7 March, 2016

Nearly half of people don’t intend paying their next Irish Water bill

A new poll comes in the wake of the general election result and the uncertainty over the future of charges.