18 Aug 2022

Peter Casey on 2% in latest Presidential Election opinion poll

The latest opinion poll in the Presidential Election suggests has Derry native and Donegal resident Peter Casey sitting on just 2%. The Sunday Business Post RED C poll surveyed 1,000 voters from Thursday 11 October up to Wednesday 17 October. Incumbent Michael D Higgins has a significant lead - with his support at 68%. Seán Gallagher is on 12% with Liadh Ní Riada on 9%. Joan Freeman's support is at 6% and Gavin Duffy's at 3%.
The poll was conducted after Mr Casey's controbersial comments about Travellers were published - and it is not known how much this would have impacted on his support.

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