CLLR Michael Mc Clafferty FG has resigned from the party tonight. In a statement to Tribune paper in Donegal he cites party head office in Letterkenny and Minister McHugh as the cause of his decision to leave.Cllr John O'Donnell or Primetime fame has confirmed that he will be running in for the Dail.
Posters going up this evening.
Election 2020: John O’Donnell confirms candidacy – Donegal Daily
KILMACRENNAN-based Donegal County Councillor John O’Donnell has declared as a candidate for next month’s General Election. Last May, the Independent Councillor topped the pole in the Milford Electoral Area. Cllr O’Donnell took over 2,000 first preferences - in excess of 25 per cent of the votes...www.donegaldaily.com
Martin Harley might outpoll Joe!CLLR Michael Mc Clafferty FG has resigned from the party tonight. In a statement to Tribune paper in Donegal he cites party head office in Letterkenny and Minister McHugh as the cause of his decision to leave.
This is a massive blow to Mc Hugh with division throughout the county. Also John O Donnell will impact heavily on McHughs vote in Downings Carrigart Letterkenny. Game on.
I honestly now think FG are in meltdown in Donegal. Listening to Highland Radio this am 're a spin press release 're investment in St Joseph's hosp it's been portrayed as Minister McHugh and HSE joint spin.Martin Harley might outpoll Joe!
Really interesting, why was this? FG down to 4 Cllrs on the CoCo now.
I know some L/kenny town FG members quite well and they are scathing about Joe's actions around the time of the local elections.
Casey is a waste of time on the ballot. His 15 minutes were up long ago.Casey has entered the race here too. I reckon he wont fearure as much asthe political journalists think.
The only way he nakecan impact is if something controversial arises again that captures the headlines.