BREAKING: LA city council member Nury Martinez resigns following racist remarks

Oct 12, 2022 | Political News

On Wednesday, former Los Angeles City Council President Nury Martinez resigned fully from the council after backlash regarding racist remarks made in a resurfaced audio clip of a meeting. This after she had already resigned as council president.

In a statement, Martinez announced that, “It is with a broken heart that I resign my seat for Council District 6, the community I grew up in and my home.”