Dáil to hear renewed calls for PUP rate restoration today

first_img Pinterest Facebook WhatsApp Pinterest Twitter Google+ AudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Facebook Dáil to hear renewed calls for PUP rate restoration today The Dáil will today hear renewed calls for the Pandemic Unemployment Payment to be restored to its previous rate. People now get between 203 and 300 euro a week if they lose their job due to the Covid crisis.This week alone saw an extra 2,000 Donegal people get the payment after being put on Level 3 with Dublin.People Before Profit will call for it to be restored to 350 euro during a Dáil motion today.One of the party’s TDs, Richard Boyd Barrett, says the new level 3 restrictions have strengthened their case:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/boybarrett7am.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.center_img Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleCall for mobile Covid-19 Testing Unit in OmaghNext articleDelays expected as Gardai ramp up Covid checkpoints News Highland Twitter Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th DL Debate – 24/05/21 FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 By News Highland – October 7, 2020 Harps come back to win in Waterford last_img read more