The Political Agitator response: Damn it seems to me that these folks whom resigned must have some stuff with them. Obviously they are getting ready to be exposed because why quit? Oh I know some folks don’t want to be accountable to a black person in charge but this is a bit much.
Most of the police force and several officials resigned after the small town of Parma, Missouri elected its first African American woman as mayor, reported KFVS.
Tyrus Byrd, a former city clerk, was officially sworn in as mayor on Tuesday after beating incumbent Randall Ramsey. Ramsey had served as mayor of Parma for 37 years under two terms.
The outgoing mayor said five of the city’s six police officers submitted their resignation, citing “safety concerns.” Parma’s city attorney, clerk and water treatment supervisor also quit. (Source: Read more)