Deputy Mac Lochlainn attacks Labour party in the Dail

Donegal Deputy Padraig Mac Lochlainn has attacked the Labour party in the Dail, accusing them o9f betraying the people who voted for them.

Deputy Mac Lochlainn closed Sinn Fein's Private Member's Motion calling for the scrapping of the Universal Social Charge.

As expected, Fine Gael and Labour rejected it, voting instead to review the charge, while Fianna Fail abstained.

In his speech, Deputy Mac Lochlainn said Fine Gael and Fianna Fail should merge and form one right wing party, but he reserved the bulk of his ire for Labour......