Home » Posts tagged with » resignation

Katie Hill’s Defenders Have It Wrong: Male Politicians’ Extramarital Affairs Have Repeatedly Cost Them Their Jobs

Katie Hill’s Defenders Have It Wrong: Male Politicians’ Extramarital Affairs Have Repeatedly Cost Them Their Jobs

PETER HASSON SENIOR REPORTER   Democratic California Rep. Katie Hill and her defenders have said the congresswoman is the victim of a double standard, but history indicates otherwise. Hill is resigning over alleged extramarital affairs she had with two different staffers. She admitted to having an “inappropriate” affair with a female campaign staffer, but denied having an […]

Katie Hill is First Woman Congresswoman Forced Out for Sex Scandal/Rules Violation Allegations

Katie Hill is First Woman Congresswoman Forced Out for Sex Scandal/Rules Violation Allegations

By George Miller   CA 25CD Rep. Katie Hill, a Democrat, was forced to resign today for alleged: violation of House rules on sexual relationships with staffers, other personal indiscretions and compromising situations, naked photos on sex websites, fueled by alcohol and drugs. Campaign and government funds were allegedly used to finance some of this. […]

United States Naval Officer Mike Garcia Releases Statement Regarding the Resignation of Rep. Katie Hill

United States Naval Officer Mike Garcia Releases Statement Regarding the Resignation of Rep. Katie Hill

Below is a statement from former U.S. Naval Officer Mike Garcia:   “Katie Hill did the right thing by resigning from Congress. The past week has been a complete distraction from the important work that needs to be done, and it’s time for our district to move forward and unite around a leader. Now more […]

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein Submits Resignation To Trump

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein Submits Resignation To Trump

Amber Athey | White House Correspondent   Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein submitted his resignation to President Donald Trump on Monday after months of speculation that he was planning to leave the Justice Department. His resignation will become effective on May 11, according to a copy of the resignation letter that was reviewed by The Wall […]

Franken announces Senate resignation amid sexual misconduct claims

Franken announces Senate resignation amid sexual misconduct claims

Dec. 7 (UPI) — Mired in a growing sexual harassment scandal that saw members of his own party call for his removal, Minnesota Sen. Al Franken said Thursday he’s resigning from Congress. Franken announced his departure on the Senate floor Thursday morning. “Serving in the Senate has been a great honor of my life,” he […]

The Third 100 Days (Trump Briefs: Sept. 23-29/Day 247-253) Week 36

The Third 100 Days (Trump Briefs:  Sept. 23-29/Day 247-253) Week 36

By Michael Hernandez   Saturday, Sept. 23 (Day 247): Trump criticizes NFL for ‘justifying disrespect’ President Donald Trump sharply criticized National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell for “justifying” the “disrespect” that NFL players show to the United States as a result of protests held during the playing of the national anthem.  “Tell them to stand!” […]

Injury prompts Oxnard chief financial officer’s resignation, City to reopen recruitment for replacement

Injury prompts Oxnard chief financial officer’s resignation, City to reopen recruitment for replacement

OXNARD, Calif.–City Manager Greg Nyhoff announced the resignation of Chief Financial Officer David Millican, effective Aug. 4, 2016. Millican suffered a serious knee injury that requires immediate surgery. Recovery is expected to take several months. “It’s an unfortunate situation, but I support Mr. Millican in doing what’s best for his health and wish him a […]

Boehner Forced To Resign – an Opportunity to Restore Law and Order

Boehner Forced To Resign – an  Opportunity to Restore Law and Order

 By Tony Passaro   Speaker Boehner’s forced resignation comes as a shock to many in the Washington Establishment. However it comes as no surprise to the America conservative activists that have been critical of Mr. Boehner’s speakership all along… To sum up, Boehner will no longer be speaker because he failed to address the rule […]

Boehner to leave the House and his Leadership role at end of October

Boehner to leave the House and his Leadership role at end of October

Politico: “Embattled Speaker John Boehner, who rose from bartender’s son to the most powerful man in Congress, will retire at the end of October, ending a tumultuous five-year tenure atop the House of Representatives.”   Third in line to the office of President of the United States, House Speaker is considered one of the most powerful […]