|Issues||Leo Varadkar||Simon Coveney|
|United Ireland||Believes in preparing for Shared Sovereignty or a United Ireland.|
However says it needs support in both communities.
Opposes Border Poll now
|Wants a White Paper on Irish unity drafted by November 2017.|
Supports establishment of an All Ireland Forum in 2018.
Opposes Border Poll now.
|North-South relations||Supports good relations and commits to help restoring the Executive.||Wants joint Dail Committee to examine possibilities for North-South relations.|
|Brexit||Wants NI to remain in the Single Market.|
Wants NI to stay in the Common Agricultural Policy, Interreg, Erasmus and other programmes.
Wants Free Trade Agreement between UK and EU.
|Opposes a Hard Border.|
Wants All Ireland Forum with reps from UK, EU, Ireland and NI to look at issues arising from Brexit.
|Contesting Elections in NI||Opposes contesting elections at the moment.||Believes party should contest elections at some point in the future.|
|Other issues||Backs an Irish Language Act in the North||Commits to speaking with Unionist groups as Taoiseach.|
David McCann holds a PhD in North-South relations from University of Ulster. You can follow him on twitter @dmcbfs