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Loss of Nursing Posts

Part of Private Members’ Business – in the Northern Ireland Assembly at 5:15 pm on 20th April 2009.

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Photo of John McCallister John McCallister UUP 5:15 pm, 20th April 2009

Due to the extra money that was secured, the Health Minister has been able to announce a series of new measures, such as initiatives to deal with cervical cancer and provide breast screening and extra cardiac operations, to name but a few. Ultimately, that money will save lives, yet some people in the DUP oppose the Minister getting a single penny extra; they really should be ashamed of themselves.

As everyone knows, the DUP wholeheartedly —