ANALYSIS: Don't expect Dáil election to bring major change

Taioseach Leo Varadkar with President Michael D Higgins following the Fine Gael leader's request to dissolve the Dáil ahead of a February 8 election. Picture by Damien Eagers/PA Wire
WE knew an election in the Republic was coming but it wasn't expected quite so soon – and on a Saturday too? It might be a case of exaggerating our own importance to link the timing of poll's announc[...]

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