Don't vote for McGuinness
Published 27/10/2011 | 05:00
After a turbulent presidential campaign, the decision is now out of the hands of the candidates as the people decide upon the ninth president of Ireland.
In the secrecy of the ballot box, voters will make up their own mind on which of the candidates merits their support.
Given the constitutional and ceremonial importance of the role, it is vital those eligible to vote do turn out, rather than leaving it up to others.