Donegal TD calls on government to reverse cuts to maternity leave payments

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter Twitter Previous articleYoung Boy From Lifford Uses World’s First Interactive Ambulance ServiceNext articleDonegal based garda accused of sexually assaulting two female colleagues News Highland Donegal TD calls on government to reverse cuts to maternity leave payments WhatsApp Pinterest Facebook Facebook Google+center_img Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th WhatsApp Google+ News 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry By News Highland – October 30, 2013 Working mothers across Donegal are set to lose an average of around €3,300 during their maternity leave as a result of cuts introduced in the budgets for this year and next.That is according to Donegal Fianna Fáil Deputy Charlie McConalogue who has accused the Government of engaging in a targeted attack on working mothers.The Deputy says €70 million has been taken from maternity benefit in the last two budgets, through a new tax on the benefit this year and a cut in weekly payments next year:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/chas1pmMATER.mp3[/podcast]last_img


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