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More questions than answers in our new three-party state

A new version of confidence and supply? Or a rainbow coalition? All things could be equal after the exit poll, writes Kevin Doyle

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Elections are a fantastic opportunity to ask what we stand for. Who are we? Where do we want to go from here?

The conclusion from one of the dirtiest campaigns in Irish history is that we are not in a good place. A nation divided.

Yes, the country is booming. You can't look skywards in Dublin without a crane blocking your view - but we've had that before.