Green Party seek increase to social welfare payments

The Green party are proposing to increase social welfare payments by 50 euro per week.


The suggestion has been made by Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development with special responsibility for Community Development and Charities Joe O’ Brien.


National Coordinator and Chair of the National Executive Committee of the Green Party is Blaithin Gallagher.


The Leitrim based party official says it’s vital that the most vulnerable in the society are protected………..