From www.wral.com: The embattled chairman of the state Democratic Party says he will not resign but has called a referendum on his role.
"I have met with our Executive Council via teleconference and am gratified by their strong support for my continued Chairmanship,"
David Parker said.
"Parker came under fire late last week when sexual harassment allegations against former party executive director Jay Parmley surfaced. Parker arranged for a settlement with the victim in the matter and allowed Parmley to continue working at the party..."