Taoiseach Leo Varadkar calls general election in Ireland for February 8Christian Fernsby ▼ | January 14, 2020
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has called a general election for Saturday, February 8.
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Election posters with Varadkar's face were spotted being erected in his Dublin West constituency before the official commencement of the campaign.
A Saturday vote has triggered some debate but initial signs are that the decision is welcomed as it may allow more voters to get to vote. ■