The president of a Muslim organization in Maryland has met with Anne Arunel County Councilman John Grasso who had shared social media posts that were considered to be Islamophobic and xenophobic.
Maryland Councilman John Grasso has apologized to the president of a local Muslim council for sharing social media posts some say were Islamophobic and xenophobic.
Anne Arundel County Councilman John Grasso started sharing the series of Facebook posts in September, including one that stated: “One nation under God, Not Allah.”
The Capital reports that Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh gave County Councilman John Grasso’s campaign the sum a day before Grasso filed for state senate instead of running against him.
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