An Enniscorthy Sinn Féin Councillor has had a motion condemning the Universal Social Charge and calling for its abolition passed by his town council. Cllr Johnny Mythen put the motion before Enniscorthy town council last night.
Cllr Mythens motion read;
That Enniscorthy town council "Acknowledge that the Universal service charge is an unfair and regressive tax. is having a deteremental effect on the lower and middle class incomes of our constituents and the entire working population of our country.Therefore we call upon the government to abolish the U.S.C."