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Poll: Do you want a general election to be held next year?

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar reportedly does.

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar
Image: Brian Lawless/PA Wire/PA Images

THERE HAS BEEN much speculation as to when the next general election will be held.

Prolonged negotiations to form a Fine Gael-led minority government last year and numerous controversies since then have made a snap election seem likely.

Today, the Sunday Independent reports that Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is planning to call a general election next spring – a year before Fine Gael’s confidence and supply arrangement with Fianna Fáil is set to end.

We want to know: Do you want a general election to be held next year?

Poll Results:

Yes (5872)
No (5334)
I'm not sure (867)

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Órla Ryan

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