Deputy McGinley’s fears of a ‘lost generation’

Deputy McGinley

Donegal South West Deputy Dinny McGinley says the latest Live Register figures are a clear indication that  Donegal is in danger of losing a whole generation to unemployment and emigration.

More than a quarter of those registered as unemployed in Donegal are under 25, with an increase of almost 1,000 young people in this age bracket over the course of the last year alone.

He's calling on the government, and in particular Tanaiste Mary Coughlan, to adopt a series of proposals Fine Gael has put forward in a plan called ‘Hope for a Lost Generation’: [podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/13dinny.mp3[/podcast]