Tag: Political resignations

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WAYNE, Pa. — The president of a suburban Philadelphia township's board of commissioners is quitting as president after being charged with possession of child...
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SEATTLE — A suburban Seattle man who withdrew a lawsuit that started a chain of sex abuse accusations against Seattle's former mayor refiled the...
Special election set to fill anti-abortion lawmaker’s seat

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania will hold a special election March 13 to complete the term of disgraced Republican U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy, an anti-abortion...
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ANKARA, Turkey — The mayor of Turkey's capital says he is resigning, apparently succumbing to weeks of pressure from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. ...
Belarusian opposition activists rally, urging leader to go

MINSK, Belarus — Some 200 people rallied on Saturday in the Belarusian capital of Minsk, calling for the resignation of the president who has...
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NEW ROADS, La. — A Louisiana mayor facing allegations he misused city-issued credit cards has resigned as part of a plea deal. ...
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INDIANAPOLIS — A Republican who's pumped $800,000 of his own money into his U.S. Senate campaign says he's resigning from his seat in the...
US senator’s illness raises what-if scenarios in home state

JACKSON, Miss. — A Mississippi senator's frail appearance on Capitol Hill this week raises questions that make some of his home-state supporters downright queasy. ...
Idaho lawmaker involved in criminal investigation resigns

BOISE, Idaho — A three-term Idaho state lawmaker involved in an active criminal investigation resigned from office Thursday. ...
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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Gov. Eric Greitens has appointed a Republican Missouri House member to serve as an associate circuit judge in Carroll County. ...

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