Minister’s reassurances on Mica solutions for Donegal families are welcome- Mac Lochlainn

Donegal Sinn Féin Senator Pádraig Mac Lochlainn has welcomed reassurances from the Housing Minister Damien English that he is committed to a lasting solution for the families in Donegal that have been affected by Mica defective concrete blocks in their homes.

Senator Mac Lochlainn was speaking after participating in a Sinn Féin delegation led by the party’s Housing Spokesperson, Eoin O’ Broin TD, meeting with Minister English this evening in Leinster House, to push for a Mica Redress Scheme for the affected home owners in Donegal and Mayo.

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One third drop in Enterprise Ireland supported companies and one thousand less jobs in Donegal since 2001- Senator Pádraig Mac Lochlainn

One third drop in Enterprise Ireland supported companies and one thousand less jobs in Donegal since 2001

Donegal Sinn Féin Senator Pádraig Mac Lochlainn has today revealed that there has been a huge drop of one third in Enterprise Ireland supported companies in Donegal since 2001, from 194 then to 125 today.

He has also revealed that today there are more than 1000 less jobs in Enterprise Ireland supported companies than there were in 2001 (dropping from 4581 to 3552). 

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