Watch the impasse at a Southeast Town Board meeting as Supervisor Michael Rights tries repeatedly to move the board into a closed session over the objections of the majority of the board.
He takes the same vote over and over — to the same result — and then refuses to allow anyone else to speak.
“Dial down the hysteria,” he says.
“How juvenile can you be?” asks a councilman.
“We’re being stiffled,” a councilwoman says.
Watch him bang that gavel:
From Staff Writer Noreen O’Donnell