Special needs campaign group says they have been ‘insulted and let down’

The Donegal 'Let Me Be Me' group  say they have been insulted and let down by an apparent split amongst two elected representatives on the issue of Donegal's special needs pre-schools.

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte has accused Senator Brian O'Domhnaill of using Donegal's Special pre-schools for his own political gain and of has described his manipulation of the truth grossly offensive.

His comments come after Senator O'Domhnaill claimed Senator Harte and other Fine Gael and Labour reps blocked attempts to hold an emergency debate on the future of two special needs pre-schools in Donegal - that is an accusation Senator Harte rejects.

The 'Let Me Be Me' group has released a statement expressing  'shock and dissapointment' at the claims.

Spokesperson Gina Grant has explained why: