Mississippi Lawmaker Gene Alday Apologizes For Racist Comments

February 18, 2015   // 0 Comments

  By Sam Levine   -The Huffington Post A Mississippi lawmaker apologized on the floor of the state House of Representatives on Tuesday for accusing African Americans in his hometown of being lazy and receiving "crazy welfare checks." State Rep. Gene Alday (R) initially said that his remarks had been taken out of context and that he didn't have a problem with African-Americans in his...

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