1985: First ran for election for Muine Bheag Town Council, resulting in my election with the second highest vote for Fianna Fail, winning a seat.
1991: I contested the Carlow County Council elections. I received the third highest vote, 1st for Fianna Fail, resulting in my election to represent Muine Bheag at both county and town council level.
1999: I contested the Town Council and Carlow County Council elections. I was successful in both local authorities, receiving an extremely high vote and am currently the Chairman of the muine Bheag Town Council.
Related: Statement from FF Whip Seán Ó Fearghaíl TD A Cheann Comhairle, ba mhaith liom ar dtús aitheantas a thabhairt don obair mhór a rinne na Teachtaí ar fad nár éirigh leo sa toghchán. Creidim go bhfuil onóir ag baint lest an polaitíocht agus gur bhain said an chuid amach nuair a bhí said anseo. …
As our leader Micheál Martin said earlier, we are eager to ensure that next week’s Dáil sitting deals with some substantive business. If the government proposes to bring forward urgent legislation we will insist that this be done in accordance with their agreement to allow due time to consider the bills before debate. We will…
Connect with Cllr. Arthur McDonald
FIND OUR TEAM IN YOUR AREA
Who are the people working tirelessly for you? Find out here and nominate your community hero.