Junior Minister likely to vote against government on Irish Water abolition motion

first_img Google+ 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp An independent junior minister says he’s likely to vote against the government in the Dáil this week.John Halligan says he will probably support a motion signed by 39 TDs, calling for the immediate abolition of domestic water charges.The motion is set to go to a vote in the Dáil on Wednesday night – just seven days after Mr Halligan was given a junior ministry at the Department of Jobs.The motion was signed by a total of 38 TDs, and will be taken in Sinn Fein’s time tomorrow and Wednesday night.It will be moved by Donegal Deputy Pearse Doherty, who says 90 members of the current Dail actively campaigned on an anti- Irish Water platform.He’s calling on all of them, and especially Fianna Fail’s two Donegal TDs to back up their election promises and support the motion.Deputy Doherty says Fianna Fail’s stance will be crucial…………… By admin – May 23, 2016 Previous articleCCTV needed to tackle antisocial behaviour in Ballybofey and Stranorlar – HarleyNext articleClarence House confirms Prince Charles will visit Donegal on Wednesday admin Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Junior Minister likely to vote against government on Irish Water abolition motion Homepage BannerNews Facebookcenter_img Pinterest Twitter Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th WhatsApp Google+ Pinterestlast_img read more