February 2, 2009
A new poll for the Sunday Business Post in Ireland reveals that 58% are in favour of the Lisbon Treaty, 28% are against and 14% are undecided.
In my view, the risk of a ‘No’ will be greater after the European Elections than before. The European elections are likely to return a more fragmented and Eurosceptic Parliament. The campaign will have a strong anti-European bias.
The referendum is likely to be successful, provided that the Government run a serious campaign.Author : Stanley Crossick