Shreveport City Council Chairman Willie Bradford says he's not offended by District F Councilwoman Stephanie Lynch's "Oreo, Uncle Tom" comments.

Bradford also told KEEL News he's not responsible for "policing" city council members who may decide not to attend meetings regularly.

"I'm more concerned about what people do and not what they say," Bradford said. "In regards to her attendance, I made it clear that city council members have no real authority over another council member when it comes to attendance."

He said the charter only states it takes four of the seven members to conduct city council business. Erin McCarty asked him if he would consider a charter change: