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It’s been claimed that a Killybegs business owner’s energy bill is working out at an additional cost of €160,000 for the year.   It comes as one Donegal TD believes that Budget 2023 will fail struggling households and that it’s a budget for energy companies and landlords.   Independent TD…

Budget negotiations continued into the earlier hours of this morning, ahead of tomorrow’s announcement.   The 14 billion euro package is expected to include energy credits of 600 euro for all households this winter, and a double social-welfare payment in November.   The rate at which people pay the top…

The Tanaiste has failed to give a commitment for specific funding for the North West Simon community.   The Government’s most recent homelessness statistics show that 106 individuals, including 22 child dependents, were provided with local authority-managed emergency accommodation in Donegal, Leitrim, and Sligo, during the week of July 20th…

Transport Minister Eamon Ryan has committed to following up on concerns over recent bus cancellations in Donegal.   The issue was raised in the Dail by Independent TD Thomas Pringle who says the service has become completely unreliable, with buses being cancelled last minute and some not showing up.  …

An Independent Donegal TD believes that a comprehensive reform is needed of the courts system.   It’s after the mandate the Special Criminal Court was extended for at least another year following a Dail vote last night.   The Court was established during the Troubles and is now primarily used…

An Independent Donegal TD is calling for the legal voting age to be lowered to 16. Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringle presented a Bill to the Dail last night and said that many young people in his constituency have expressed the view that their voices should be heard. However, the Government…