Satisfaction with government has improved, new poll shows

Satisfaction with the Government has improved according to the latest political opinion poll out today.

A Sunday Times/Behaviour and Attitudes Survey shows it is up two points to 52%.

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar remains the most popular party leader on 59%, up four points.

Fianna Fáil's Michael Martin saw a five point rise in approval to 55%.

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou Mc Donald's popularity stands at 46%, while Labour Leader Brendan Howlin's support has slipped 1 point to 44%.

The poll shows that the gap between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil stands at 5%, compared to last month's 11 point lead by the main government party.

The poll was conducted by interviews with 900 voters between 6th-13th March.

- Digital Desk

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