LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) A white county official in Kansas has resigned under pressure after saying at a meeting that he belongs to the master race.
Louis Klemp said in the letter submitted Tuesday resigning his seat on the Leavenworth County Commission that the remark was well-meaning and not racially motivated.
Klemp cited the master race the Nazi ideology of Aryan supremacy last week while responding to a presentation by a black official, Triveece Penelton.
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