DARRAGH O’CONNOR, campaign coordinator with SIPTU, joins Pat Meehan to discuss the union’s lobbying of Minister Phil Hogan over plans to align development companies with local authorities.
Darragh says SIPTU is concerned about potential job losses and loss of power for community groups if the plans become a reality. They also discuss Minster Joan Burton’s ongoing commitment to expanding the Community Employment scheme.
|Duration: 09'30"||DATE: July 29, 2013|
|Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Local Current Affairs|
|Keywords:siptu, darragh o connor, local authority, local development group, community employment,|
|Creator:Near FM||Publisher:Near FM|