New opinion poll has Sinn Fein as most popular party

pearse DohertyA new opinion poll has Sinn Fein now as the most popular party in country.

Today's Millward Brown opinion poll in the Irish Independent has Sinn Fein on 26%, carrying on from their success in the recent elections, while Independents are also faring well on 29%.

The paper goes so far as to claim that Sinn Féin and Independents would get the majority of seats if there was a snap General Election.

But Donegal South West Deputy, Pearse Doherty says a coalition between Sinn Fein and Independents is some way off: