The mayor of Clay, West Virginia, has resigned over a racist Facebook post that compared first lady Michelle Obama to an “ape in heels.”
Pamela Taylor, worked as director of the Clay County Development Corporation and wrote on Facebook: “It will be refreshing to have a classy, beautiful, dignified First Lady in the White House. I’m tired of seeing an ape in heels,”.
To this Mayor Beverly Whaling commented on the post saying: “Just made my day Pam,”.
Whaling has now resigned, but it is not know if Taylor was terminated or resigned her post.