Resolution Regarding Marilyn Davenport and Her Cartoon

Resolution Number 11-04.91L

WHEREAS, The Republican Party is an essential part of the American Political fabric to give expression and rights who believe in their Platform, and

WHEREAS, all American political parties must insist on responsible leadership and maintain an environment of mutual respect and inclusiveness, and

WHEREAS, Orange County Republican Central Committee leader, Marilyn Davenport, has committed an egregious act of depicting President Obama in a cartoon as a Chimpanzee and circulated it on the internet that not only insulted the President but offended African Americans and all fair-minded people who work for an inclusion and justice in America.,

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the California Democratic Party condemn this cartoon, her action and call on the Republican Party to remove Marilyn Davenport from its leadership,

THEREFORE BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that this resolution be forwarded to all state and local elected officials and to the National Republican and Democratic Parties.

Submitted by: Alice A. Huffman, Delegate, CA Dem Party.  Sponsored by: California Democratic Party African American Caucus, New Frontiers Democratic Club, Bobbiejean Anderson, Vice Chair LACDP and Darren W. Parker, Vice Chair Region 1 LACDP  

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Adopted by the California Democratic Party\xe2\x80\xa8
At its 2011 State Convention
Sacramento Convention Center, Sacramento\xe2\x80\xa8\xe2\x80\xa8
May 1, 2011



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