Donegal Councillor welcomes US progress on undocumented

A Bundoran Town Cllr has said that he is hopeful that US Congress will pass new immigration legislation, which would be great news for the undocumented Irish.

US President, Barack Obama is proposing to give the roughly 11 million U.S. illegal immigrants - thousands of them Irish - a pathway to citizenship.

Cllr Mick McMahon says the news gives hope to those Irish currently illegal in the US: