Pringle says World Record application highlights bailout burden

A Donegal Deputy has described as a sad day for Ireland the news that a campaign group is seeking to get Ireland into the Guinness Book of Records for having the worlds most expensive bank bailout.

Independent Thomas Pringle says the move is however an accurate reflection of the unjust burden that has been put on the people.

The bid is being submitted by the campaign group Debt Justice Action.

Deputy Pringle says it is a unique way to highlight the cost of the bank bailout: