American Ambassador praises Donegal workforce

The American Ambassador to Ireland has said he's optimistic legislation will be passed to address the issue of the undocumented Irish living in the United States.

Daniel Rooney was speaking during a visit to Donegal during which met with local public representatives and business leaders.

Mr Rooney says however that the problem of the Irish undocumented is complicated by the number of illegal immigrants from other countries living in the US: