City councilman facing censure after questionable comments


A Beaumont city official is facing criticism after hurling a series of seemingly lewd comments at the city's attorney.

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A Beaumont City Council member is facing a possible censure after allegedly uttering a series of seemingly lewd and inappropriate comments directed at the city’s attorney.

At the city council's meeting March 3, Councilman Mike Getz could be censured, which ultimately amounts to a formal statement of disapproval, for insulting comments he directed at Tyrone Cooper, the city’s attorney. 

Among other comments, Getz allegedly said, “You can suck my d--k!” 

Pick up a copy of The Examiner March 5 for the full story.