Next government should invest in infrastructure - EU report

A European Commission report looking at Ireland has criticised a lack of investment in infrastructure in the past seven years. RTÉ's Sean Whelan discussed the report on Morning Ireland.

Aodhán Ó Ríordáin loses seat

Labour's Aodhán Ó Ríordáin has lost his seat in Dublin Bay North.

Speaking on RTÉ's News At One, Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said the last few days have been hard but he is extremely proud of the campaign that was ran and of what the Labour Party has achieved over last five years.

Fine Gael 'underestimated unpopularity of Government'

Fine Gael Director of Elections Brian Hayes has said the party underestimated the unpopularity of the government going into the election.

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Environment & Local Government Barry Cowen said the people have asked for a more meaningful and relevant Dail.

Both were speaking on RTÉ's Today with Sean O'Rourke.

'Winner takes all' attitude must go - Seán Fleming

Fianna Fáil spokesman on Public Expenditure and Reform Seán Fleming told RTÉ's Morning Ireland that he wants to see an end to the "winner takes all" attitude when discussions about the structure of the next Dáil take place.

FG minority government 'most likely outcome'

Dr Eoin O'Malley from the School of Law and Government at DCU, has told RTÉ's Morning Ireland that we are most likely looking at a Fine Gael minority government supported, in some way, by Fianna Fáil and others.

'Disconnect' between government and electorate - John Paul Phelan

Fine Gael TD John Paul Phelan has said there was a disconnect from a part of the electorate and some of those in advisory roles during the campaign. He was speaking to RTÉ's Petula Martin.