first_imgIndependent County Councillor Micheal Mac Giolla Easbuig is considering standing in the next general election, Donegal Daily has learned.Micheal Cholm Mac Giolla EasbuigThe outspoken West Donegal councillor has increased his profile significantly since being elected at last local elections.Mac Giolla Easbuig refused to confirm or deny if he will put his name forward for the action, which is now thought to be called in spring of next year. Mac Giolla Easbuig has been outspoken on many issues but most especially on the controversial water charges.He has been aligned closely with sitting TD Thomas Pringle.Sources close to Mac Giolla Easbuig confirmed “He is certainly thinking about it. He would pick up plenty of votes around The Rosses and the general West Donegal area where he has worked hard for the people since being elected.“He would be up against it when it comes to the bigger party machines but then again not many hough Thomas Pringle would be elected on the last occasion and he ousted a former Tanaiste.” INDEPENDENT COUNCILLOR TO STAND FOR GENERAL ELECTION? was last modified: October 14th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:electionMicheal Mac Giolla Easbuiglast_img read more