Are Independents needed in the next Dáil

New polls suggest that any Fine Gael/Labour coalition could be dependent on the independents.

Fine Gael's Regina Doherty and Independent TD Clare Daly discussed the idea on RTÉ's News At One.

Manifesto mania

With Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin today launching his party's manifesto, Roisin Duffy reports for RTÉ’s News At One on all the latest party launches.

Are Irish coming home to vote?

The same-sex marriage referendum brought thousands of Irish abroad home to vote, but will it be the same for the General Election?

Jackie Fox reports for Morning Ireland.

Donegal: The forgotten county?

Outgoing Donegal TDs Pearse Doherty, Charlie McConalogue, Joe McHugh and Thomas Pringle join Today With Sean O’Rourke in Letterkenny.

Joan Burton under pressure

Kevin Doyle, Group Political Editor of Independent News and Media, has the results from the latest poll in the Dublin West constituency.

Could Tánaiste Joan Burton lose her seat? Mr Doyle spoke to RTÉ's Morning Ireland.

Gaeltacht minister 'should explain' allocation of grants

New figures suggest a high percentage of Gaeltacht grants approved by Gaeltacht Minister Joe McHugh were for his own constituency.

Sinn Féin spokesperson on Gaeltacht affairs Trevor Ó Clochartaigh spoke to RTÉ's Morning Ireland.

Transport an issue in Ennis

Cian McCormack reports for Morning Ireland from Ennis in Co Clare, where rural transport, water charges and mental health issues are big concerns ahead of the election.