Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Madison Supes slam Stokes


The Madison County Board of Supervisors issued the following statement:&nbsp


The Madison County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to condemn the remarks made by Jackson City Councilman Kenneth Stokes about law enforcement. To suggest throwing bricks, bottles and rocks at those who risk their lives daily to protect our citizens is reckless, shows disregard for law enforcement and is not acceptable.

We stand firmly behind Madison County Law Enforcement because they are the best trained, they are professional and all of them have one goal: protecting our neighborhoods, schools and businesses. Any attempt to harm law enforcement due to Councilman Stokes’ remarks would be shameful, dangerous and stopped very quickly by the very law enforcement he has attempted to incite violence against.

We are proud to join law enforcement across Mississippi and America for condemning such irresponsible comments by Councilman Stokes. We are also proud to maintain a good relationship with the Jackson Police Department and the Hinds County Sheriff’s Department.

18 comments:

Anonymous said...

When reached for comment, Board members added, "Hey! Look over there! At that crazy racist black guy! Nothing to see here!"

Supe Watch said...

When did they take this action? It was not at the board meeting this week. Maybe they were polled or maybe the Chancery Clerk came up with it.

Anonymous said...

They also passed a resolution congratulating the 72 Dolphins and they condemned the nazis. Way to go out on a limb guys.

Puggy Jay Jones said...

I hope the Rankin County Sheriff puts Stokes to work
. . . picking up trash along Highway 80 in Pearl.

Anonymous said...

Stokes has taken refuge in the IHOP kitchen.

Anonymous said...

I hope the Rankin County Sheriff puts Stokes to work
. . . picking up trash along Highway 80 in Pearl.


You have to be able to bend over to pick up trash. He couldn't do it. Kenny isn't qualified..........

Anonymous said...

maybe he can use one of the degrees he claims to have to some something else.

Motion to Commend said...

Since this is about the new Madison County Board, in fairness, let's take a look at what the old Board would have done.

Steen would propose a letter of condemnation be sent to Stokes.

Griffin would ask for discussion, then propose a substitute motion to commend Stokes and Griffin would demand that the substitute motion be considered first.

Banks and Griffin would vote to support Stokes.

Howland would look at Banks and follow his lead.

Steen would abstain.

And Crosby would be absent.

So, the motion to condemn would fail for lack of a second and a substitute motion to support Stokes would pass.

Espy would be pre-occupied with his calculator.

Anonymous said...

7.47 you forgot that they would have hired Rudi to do a $1.2 million dollar study on throwing rocks and bottles

Anonymous said...

Stokes is an idiot, but all the politicians have gone beyond the limit to exploit the situation for political gain.

Anonymous said...

And Stokes is still there spouting his non sense.
Nothing anyone can do about him. They might as well shut up and learn to like it.

Anonymous said...

Every time he pulls one of these stunts the economic development people in Rankin and Madison Counties do their happy dance and say thank you, thank you....(repeat thousands of times)..........

Anonymous said...

This resolution was requested by Sheriff Tucker at the end of the Board of Supervisors Meeting on Monday and was approved by vote. It was the last vote before recessing until the 19th.

Anonymous said...

Where is the Madison County Board of Supervisor's resolution condemning the City of Ridgeland for passing a RACIST housing ordinance that has resulted in the City being sued by HUD and nearly ALL the apartment complex owners in Ridgeland? Yeah, right! #GTHOUH

Kingfish said...

I wasn't aware that Ridgeland threatened Madison County Deputies or encourage people to physically attack them. Did I miss something?

Take A Sit 2 said...

Maybe that loud mouthed woman on the front row will opine regarding racism among the suburban communities. After all, she has a front row sit.

Anonymous said...

4:46, No good City does what HUD wants.

Anonymous said...

That is something every city needs and wants. More HUD.
More places for people who choose not to work to live on the tax payers dime. More places to be destroyed by the people who live there.

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