McHugh: Banks were bailed out so why not Mica victims?

A Donegal TD says the owners of crumbling mica homes deserve a bailout as urgent as the banks got during the financial crash.

The government’s set to outline an updated defective building block scheme in the coming weeks, and homeowners are demanding 100 percent redress.

The total cost has been forecast at 3.2 billion euro.

Fine Gael’s Joe McHugh says a public inquiry’s also needed into the scandal: