Laois TD Says Bord na Móna Issue Must Be Addressed In Budget 2020

Midlands Oireachtas members attended a briefing on the issue yesterday.

A Laois TD is calling on the government to use next week's budget to address the ongoing issues at Bord na Móna in the midlands.

Sinn Féin representative Brian Stanley also wants Minister Richard Bruton and the CEOs of both the ESB and Bord na Móna to come before the Oireachtas Committee on Climate Action. 

Union representatives of workers believe up to 2,000 jobs are at risk at the semi-state company in the immediate future.

Deputy Stanley says next Tuesday will be a significant day:

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