Pat The Cope rejects Independent’s claims he’s ashamed of Fianna Fail

CopeMichaelA Donegal Councillor has questioned why Pat the Cope Gallagher has omitted Fianna Fail branding from at least some of his election leaflets.

Cllr Michael Colm Mac Giolla Easbuig, who is backing Independent Thomas Pringle in the General Election, has suggested Pat The Cope may be distancing himself from Fianna Fail given their 'poor' record in Government.

The Councillor is calling on The Cope to state if that is the case:

Pat the Cope Gallagher has been quick to respond - he says his campaign hasn't started in earnest but clearly has others rattled: