Pringle urges “No” vote in Oireachtas Inquiries referendum

A Donegal South West TD has called for a NO vote in the referendum to give the Oireachtas powers to conduct inquiries.

Deputy Thomas Pringle and other members of the Technical Group of Independent TDs and Senators say the wording of the constitutional amendment could end up giving politicans too much power, and they want more time to debate and discuss the wording.

Deputy Pringle says the current wording could, in the long term, allow  for politically motivated inquiries which could threaten human rights..............

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