Rep. Davenport Depicts President Obama as a Chimpanzee – Terra
Californian Republican has apologized for an email that she sent to “friends and acquaintances” of President Barak Obama’s face imposed as a chimp.
Tea Party activist, Marilyn Davenport, who represents the 72nd Assembly District in Orange County, sent a picture via email of three chimps; two being the parents and the third being the president as a child, with the tagline “Now you know why no birth certificate.”
Scott Baugh, the chairman of the Republican Party of Orange County released a statement saying he plans to investigate the incident.
Baugh also calls for Davenport resignation saying the email was “highly inappropriate¿it’s a despicable message, it drips with racism and I think she should step down from the committee.”
Upon hearing what Baugh had to say – Davenport says that she has no plans to resign.