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A Sligo Leitrim TD has reiterated that there’s a problem with drugs in every town and village in the country.   Junior Minister of State Frank Feighan made the comments as part of statements during a Dail motion regarding Drugs police and the decriminalisation of the user.   It’s anticipated…

A Donegal TD believes that prices were significantly increasing before the Russian invasion of Ukraine.   Speaking in the Dail last night, Deputy Thomas Pringle called on the EU to recognise the role of big oil and energy companies in current economic crisis.   Deputy Pringle claimed that the finger…

Leas Ceann Comhairle Catherine Connolly has confirmed that she has written to Sligo Leitrim TD Marc MacSharry in relation to what she has described as ‘an unjustifiable and unfair attack on her integrity’ in the Dail last week.   Last Wednesday, the Dail was temporarily suspended after newly Independent TD…

A Donegal TD has once again accused the Government of ‘steamrolling’ hate crime legislation through the Dail.   Justice Minister Helen McEntee has published the full Bill which aims to update laws criminalising hate speech and legislate against hate crimes for the first time in Irish law.   It’s expected…

A complaint has been made against Independent TD Marc MacSharry who has been accused of launching a “verbal attack” on Leas-Cheann Comhairle Catherine Connolly in the Dáil this week.   Independent TD for Donegal Thomas Pringle has written to the Dáil’s Committee on Parliamentary Privileges and Oversight describing Deputy MacSharry’s…

The Finance Minister has acknowledged the anguish among the owner and staff of one Sligo butcher shop set to shut its doors over the spiralling cost in energy.   Sherlock’s in Cartron is closing its doors next month with a statement on social media this week indicating that it’s due…