OS Mayor responds following social media gaffe

OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) – Ocean Springs Mayor Connie Moran taking heat after a comment she made Wednesday night. That comment already shared hundreds of times with over 200 comments. Many people clobbering the mayor’s post saying it was a poor choice of words. Now the mayor is firing back saying the entire post of taken out of context.

A comment about the military by Ocean Springs Mayor Connie Moran on her Facebook page drew widespread criticism this week.

It all started Wednesday when the mayor, upset about talks of federal funding being cut for public programs like the National Endowment of the Arts,
asked her facebook friends if programs like the NEA is important to them.