Donegal Deputies continue war of words over budget proposals

Sinn Fein Deputy Pearse Doherty has been accused of reacting to Fianna Fail's budget proposals with 'near hysterics'

Sinn Fein's Finance spokesperson has described Fianna Fail's budget proposals as 'dishonest' claiming that over a third have been previously proposed by Sinn Fein.

He says the proposals would also heap further financial pressure on low income families and see capital spending  cut.

But Fianna Fail Deputy Charlie McConolougue has hit back describing Pearse Doherty comments as near hysterics.

He says Fianna Fail are breaking new ground for opposition parties: