Roseland Councilmen Jacobs and Tsilionis Announce Resignations Following Inappropriate Text Messages
by Carolyne Volpe Curley / Carolyne@WestEssexNOW.com
ROSELAND, NJ - Essex County Republican Chairman Al Barlas, Roseland Mayor John
Duthie and Roseland Republican Chairman Mary Comito announced today that Councilmen David Jacobs and Tom Tsilionis have resigned.
The Republican group stated that the recently revealed text message exchanges between Jacobs and Tsilionis were "offensive and indefensible."
Their prepared statement continued:
"Regardless of circumstance, racial and ethnic based comments
Resigning Councilman Thomas Tsilionis contacted West Essex Now with his own letter found here: