Chimp Emailer Apologizes but Keeps GOP Post

Orange County Republican leader says the rules won't let him fire official who mailed a photo depicting Obama and his parents as chimpanzees.

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Frank Barbaro, the Democratic Party's Orange County chair, said that he believes Davenport's Republican colleagues on the county committee "could vote to remove her. I think Scott has to do that and the committee has to do that; they can do something."

F. Finley McRae, a freelance journalist, is based in Los Angeles.

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