Goforth With A Slap On Your Racist Wrist

by
Abby Zimet

 

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With pressure building on Tennessee GOP State Sen. Diane Black to fire
Sherri Goforth, the aide who sent out that hilarious racist e-mail
above, Black has instead sent Goforth a “strongly worded reprimand.” In it, she advises Goforth not to send communications that are
“derogatory regarding any minority,” adding, “I look forward to
working together in the future within these guidelines.” 

 

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