Republicans Call on One of Their Own to Resign

The Arizona Republican party called on a state lawmaker to resign after he delivered controversial remarks about integration in public schools earlier this week.

During a speech on Monday, Rep. David Stringer (R) said “there aren’t enough white kids to go around,” according to The Associated Press.

“I am calling on him to resign immediately,” Arizona GOP Chairman Jonathan Lines said in a statement following the comments. “These words have no place in our party, or in our state.”

The development comes one day after a clip of Stringer’s speech was circulated across news outlets and social media.

Read more at The Hill.

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