Petitions asking for his resignation of the mayor of Lewiston, Maine, are delivered City Administrator Ed Barrett, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, in Lewiston, Maine. Many community members are

 

              Petitions asking for his resignation of the mayor of Lewiston, Maine, are delivered City Administrator Ed Barrett, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, in Lewiston, Maine. Many community members are
Petitions asking for his resignation of the mayor of Lewiston, Maine, are delivered City Administrator Ed Barrett, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, in Lewiston, Maine. Many community members are upset about comments the mayor made about Somali refugees in his city. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)