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Editorial: Victory for Democrats: Racist committee member resigns

Mark Salvas, former executive director of the Allegheny County Democratic Committee, showed support for the Confederate flag in social media posts from 2015.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

October 11, 2018

Mark Salvas has made racist posts on Facebook for years. The senior members of the committee rightly encouraged him to resign — but they should screen their new hires more carefully in the future.

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Mark Salvas