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An Independent Donegal TD is calling on Údarás na Gaeltachta to make it a condition that companies must recognise its workers’ union membership before they can access grants. Deputy Pringle made the comments after statistics released showed 156 new jobs were created in the Donegal Gaeltacht in 2018. There are…

Concerns have been raised over third party provision of services by Rehab Care at Seaview Respite Home in Mountcharles. Donegal TD Thomas Pringle has raised the matter with the Minister for Health Simon Harris and the Minster of State for Disabilities, Finian McGrath. While the ownership of the centre remains…

A Donegal TD is calling on the government to scrap the Jobpath programme claiming that the amount spent on it isn’t justified. Independent Deputy Thomas Pringle is calling for the program to go based on figures published by the Department of Employment Affairs and Social protection. The report dated from…

A Donegal TD is calling on the HSE to give union recognition to an association that represents ambulance and emergency medical workers. Independent Thomas Pringle says about 500 ambulance staff are members of the National Ambulance Service Representative Association, which is part of the Psychiatric Nurses Association. NASRA members protested…

Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringle has received a warm reception for his Fossil Fuel Divestment Bill at the IPU General Assembly in Geneva. The bill will see the Government divest its public money out of fossil fuel companies. Already passed by the Dail, it’s hoped the bill will come into law…