I have never had an interest in opinion polls. They are merely an indicator, that's all.

Enda Kenny

Enda Kenny

Profession: Politician
Nationality: Irish

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People tell me their own stories about how they have come through great difficulty.

Public confidence in, and support for, the euro - and, indeed, the European Union - will ultimately be determined by how well we deliver on growth and jobs rather than on institutional wrangling and complex legal or technical negotiations.

The Seanad question was one element of a process of change and reform to politics that government has been pursuing.

No politician in a European sense is happy with 26 million people unemployed. Nobody can be happy with 6 to 9 million young people unemployed. You have to give them hope and confidence and a sense of inspiration that the European process is actually about people, not about bureaucracy.

We have a very long legal system with the European Union, and we're English speaking.

We are going to serve our full term; there will be no snap election, and we are going to do our best to ensure that 2016 is going to be a good economic year.

The lion's share of the damage to the Irish economy was the fault of domestic, economic, and financial mismanagement.

My wife, Fionnuala, and I have been married for more than 20 years.

Ireland cannot become the collector general for the world. We can only tax on profits generated in the country here.

Emigration is always a difficulty.

I am a big believer in Springsteen, I like his social comment; I like the commitment he puts into his work.

You see, in government, people give you a mandate, and you've got to fulfil that. Ours is very clear. Fix our public finances and get our country working.

If people want to follow an illusion that you don't have to pay your way, you don't have to measure up, then there are serious consequences for any country.

The Constitution says that the right to life of the unborn is protected and given equal rights as the life of the mother.