Divide and conquer? Deals for prison officers and fire fighters but other frontline staff are left facing cuts and the INTO leave voting on pay deal up to its members.
Joining Claire on today's programme are: Sheila Noonan - INTO, Derek Mullen CPSU, Louise O’ Reilly of SIPTU, Sinn Feins Mary Lou McDonald, the Irish Times Parliamentary Correspondent Michael O’Regan and Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation - Richard Bruton.
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