In a direct affront to a proclamation by Myrtle Seashore Metropolis Supervisor Jonathan “Fox” Simons, “youngster affirming transgender activist”, Mayor Brenda Bethune despatched out a marketing campaign mailer this week totally endorsing Mike Chestnut, John Krajc, and Debbie Conner as her most popular councilpersons in subsequent week’s November seventh election.
DO AS WE SAY, NOT AS WE DO
Metropolis Supervisor Fox Simons despatched out a proclamation to all metropolis staff on October nineteenth stating town staff have been prohibited in collaborating in marketing campaign politics.
The memorandum reads: You’re reminded of the next prohibited actions outlined within the worker handbook:
Partaking in any kind of political exercise (together with the carrying of marketing campaign buttons; knowingly showing in commercials, brochures, or pamphlets, or every other type of media whereas on the job or in Metropolis uniform, the intent of which is to affect others to assist particular candidates) throughout regular working hours, or whereas pursuing common duties whereas on the job, or whereas in Metropolis uniform.
The memorandum provides: Utilizing one’s public or official place or knowingly permitting it to be sued to additional a political occasion, political candidacy, political challenge or place, or affect a political final result.
Mayor Bethune’s place on Youth Transgendering
THE DOWNSIDE OF ENDORSEMENTS
The explanation such endorsements as these are frowned upon are the plain potential for unhealthy outcomes.
What occurs to relationships between candidates Myra Starnes, Randall Wallace, Stuart Behar, or Invoice McClure ought to certainly one of these win metropolis council?
Mayor Brenda Bethune has a fast fuse and speaks bluntly. She additionally has a behavior of holding a grudge, many present staff and metropolis retailers have instructed MyrtleBeachSC Information privately.
Myrtle Seashore Metropolis Supervisor’s Proclamation on campaigning
Metropolis Supervisor’s Proclamation 1 by MyrtleBeachSC information on Scribd
Metropolis Supervisor’s Proclamation #2 by MyrtleBeachSC information on Scribd
Metropolis Supervisor’s Proclamation #3 by MyrtleBeachSC information on Scribd
Early voting has begun. Election day is subsequent Tuesday, November seventh.
Transgender Activist Mayor Bethune makes use of Walter Whetsell as her political advisor.