Donegal TD hits out after Minister survives no confidence motion

first_img Twitter Pinterest News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Previous articleTaoiseach says works at community hospitals not delayed over NCHNext articleRafa Cretaro wants Finn Park to be a fortress News Highland Twitter Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Simon Harris survived a motion of no confidence in the Dáil last night to keep his job as Health Minister. The Sinn Féin motion calling for his head was defeated by 58 votes to 53.It was called because of his handling of the overruns at the new National Children’s Hospital.There were 37 abstentions – almost all from Fianna Fáil TDs who stepped aside.Taoiseach Leo Varadkar defended Simon Harris during the debate on the issue yesterday:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/leodfsdfsfsdshort.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Donegal Deputy Pearse Doherty hit out at Fianna Fáil for their decision to abstain despite saying they have no confidence in the Minister:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/pearfdgdfgdfgdfgdfsehort.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Facebook Google+center_img Pinterest Donegal TD hits out after Minister survives no confidence motion WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic AudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp By News Highland – February 21, 2019 Google+last_img read more