Doherty moves SF motion to abolish USC

Sinn Féin has moved a  Private Members motion in the Dail seeking the abolition of the Universal Social Charge.

Moving the motion, Donegal South West Deputy Pearse Doherty, the party's Finance Spokesperson said  the charge is little more than a tax on the working poor, and should be abolished.

The government has promised a review, Deputy Doherty says that's not enough.