Could 26 February be the date of #GE2016?

2018-12-01T09:55:47+00:00 September 14th, 2015|Categories: Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , |
The #marriageequality count at Cork City Hall, 2015.

The #marriageequality count at Cork City Hall, 2015.

Speculation on an election date has been rife, with yesterday’s Red C Sunday Business Post prompting some commentators to suggest it would be held before Christmas in order for Government parties to capitalise on the increase in their support.

Galway journalist Enda Cunningham tweeted last week that he’d learned from a senior government source that Ministers had been told to clear their diaries for late October and November.

https://twitter.com/endacunningham/status/639161271787589637

However, Cork backbencher Aine Collins told PJ on today’s Opinion Line – in her opinion, mind – that it would be 26th February.

She then added it could be as late as March.

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