Equality Project, NAACP Scorn Councilman

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What many called offensive comments posted on the personal blog of Jackson City Councilman Frank Neudecker continues to prompt demonstrations calling for his resignation. During Tuesday’s city council meeting, representatives from the NAACP and the Tennessee Equality Project spoke out against controversial comments published by Neudecker. The protestors also called for Neudecker’s resignations and said they believe the comments on his blog have a negative effect on the City of Jackson. “That’s how he feels its not how I feel,” said Teresa Trice, a concerned citizen. “I wouldn’t want anybody outside of this city, any business that wants to start in this city to feel like that how we feel because it not how we feel,” Councilman Neudecker told the protestors demanding his resignation it will not be coming anytime soon.

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