There's a new pig in town, and Giggles is determined to take over the Mayor's seat in Flint.

“Putting the Pork Back in Government,” is the campaign slogan for Giggles The Pig who has officially put her name in for the 2015 Mayor's race in Flint. Yes, there is now a pig hoping to become the next mayor of Flint. So what is the reason for Giggles running for office? Local attorney Michael Ewing (who overseas the Giggles Facebook page) released a statement on the page about Giggles run for Mayor....

“It started because one of the city council members, who was convicted of murder, announced he was running for mayor. I am pretty forgiving, but it I am really strongly opposed to murder—and think electing a mayor who was convicted of murder sends a bad message about our city. Not to mention the embarrassing letters he has written about Flint.

“We also have a mayoral candidate who was recently convicted for driving his car while drunk on the highway with three flat tires—while driving the wrong direction on the highway. This same mayoral candidate has been thrown out of council meeting because he cannot behave himself. Flint deserves better candidates than this. While reading about these people it occurred to me that Giggles would be a more dignified candidate—and I’m right.”

 

Ewing says that Giggles has never been convicted of murder, nor does she have a drinking problem which has caused her to drive down the highway with three flat tires.

I have been asked a lot of questions about Giggles running for Mayor, so I'll explain it one time--and then we can get...

Posted by Giggles the Pig for Flint Mayor on Tuesday, May 5, 2015

 

Giggles has my vote! In my opinion this is a great way to bring attention to the political race and to further investigate each individual candidate. #Giggles4Flint

Click HERE to check out Giggles on Facebook!