PHOENIX (AP) — The state’s Republican governor and party chairman called Thursday for the resignation of an Arizona lawmaker who said “there aren’t enough white kids to go around” when discussing integration in schools.

Rep. David Stringer, also a Republican, said his political opponents “have taken 51 seconds out of a 16 minute speech to try to distort my message and mislead voters” and he’s “not interested in taking the fake news bait.”

Stringer’s speech Monday at the Yavapai County Republican Men’s Forum was livestreamed on Facebook and was available to watch on his campaign page.

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