Protesters gathered at Pharr City Hall to call for the resignation of Commissioner Ricardo Medina during a council meeting.
Medina landed himself in hot water for commenting on social media that the man wielding a chainsaw at “Black Lives Matter” protestors in McAllen was a hero.
The remark prompted a Change.org petition calling for answers.
Mayor Ambrosio Hernandez acknowledged the protesters saying it’s their right to speak up and welcomes open dialogue.
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