Europe votes: Housing, dwelling prices fear Irish voters | EUROtoday

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Another version of our EU election sequence, on particular person international locations and areas within the EU: The Republic of Ireland is taken into account to be one of the vital pro-EU member states, and the Eurobarometer ballot that got here out this spring bears that out: 67 % of respondents mentioned that the EU conjures up a optimistic picture. But being pro-European doesn’t essentially imply supporting the standard pro-EU events in Ireland. Indeed, this election marketing campaign has seen elevated help for impartial candidates. Is that development associated to the large social challenges that Ireland is going through – housing, and the price of dwelling?

Programme ready by Sophie Samaille, Perrine Desplats, Agnès Le Cossec and Paul Guianvarc’h