Casey vote viewed as protest rather than unleashing of an Irish Trump

Analysis: If businessman runs for Dáil he could stop Sinn Féin winning a second seat in Donegal

Arriving at the Dublin count at the Convention Centre, Independent candidate Peter Casey says he will run for president again - unless he is Taoiseach at the time of the next presidential election.

If the stronger than expected vote for Peter Casey is a kick against the establishment, the political establishment seems pretty relaxed about it.

To claims of a Casey surge leading to wider change in Irish politics, those in Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael raise an eyebrow and ask what became of Declan Ganley and Seán Gallagher.

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