- Feb 20, 2011
https://www.google.ie/amp/s/www.irishtimes.com/news/politics/fine-gael-leads-fianna-f%C3%A1il-for-first-time-since-general-election-1.3097309?mode=ampWhen people were asked who they would vote for in a general election, party support, when undecided voters were excluded, was: Fine Gael, 30 per cent (up two points compared with the result of the February poll); Fianna Fáil, 27 per cent (down two); Labour, 5 per cent (up one); Sinn Féin, 20 per cent (down one) and Independents/Others, 18 per cent (no change).
The core vote for the parties, before undecideds were excluded, compared with the last Irish Times poll in February, was: Fine Gael, 25 per cent (up four); Fianna Fáil, 22 per cent (down one); Labour, 4 per cent (up one); Sinn Féin, 17 per cent (down one); Independents/Others, 15 per cent (no change); and undecided voters, 17 per cent (down three).
Its good news for FG who've been enjoying the limelight of the leadership contest. It's not too bad for the other parties as well, apart from for FF who have lost their top spot to FG