A second National Public Radio official has resigned over the secret video in which an NPR fundraiser says that tea party people are “really xenophobic” and that “they’re seriously racist.” The person who made the comments, Ron Schiller, apologized and resigned Tuesday. Then today, Vivian Schiller (no relation, in photo), the CEO of NPR, also resigned. She had come under fire earlier for dismissing commentator Juan Williams after he made comments about being afraid of some Muslims. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., said that the video, which was done by the same people who did the secret ACORN videos, “makes clear that taxpayer dollars should no longer be appropriated to NPR.”
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