PLANO, Tex. (RNS) — The city council of heavily Republican Plano has voted to censure one of its members for an anti-Islam Facebook post — a post for which he has apologized but over which he refuses to resign.

The 7-1 vote Sunday (Feb. 18) — with only embattled council member Tom Harrison dissenting — came during a special council meeting called to address his Tuesday re-post from a Facebook group called Join Hands Across America For Trump.  

It featured a student in a hijab and these words: “Share if you think Trump should ban Islam in American schools.”

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