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Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber Resigns Amid Ethics Investigations

John Kitzhaber is stepping down as Oregon governor.

February 13, 2015

Hagel’s Exit From Pentagon Still Leaves Administration Divided

Hagel’s resignation from the Pentagon will make him the third defense secretary to resign in the six years of the Obama administration.

November 25, 2014

Murdoch Scandal Leads to Resignation of Second Scotland Yard Official

LONDON (AP) — Claims of illegal eavesdropping, bribery and collusion hit at the heart of Britain’s police on Monday with the rapid-fire resignations of two of its top officers. Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday called an emergency session of Parliament on the phone hacking crisis that has spread from slashing billions off of Rupert […]

July 18, 2011

Weiner Resigns

Representative Anthony Weiner (D-Queens, Brooklyn) resigned just after 2pm at the senior center in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn where he began his first run for city council two decades ago, leaving the door open to a future run for office by staying tightly focused on a message of regret, support for middle class families, and his […]

June 16, 2011

Pressure Increases on Weiner to Step Down

The calls for Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) to resign because of his raunchy online chats with a series of women are escalating, especially in light of reports that his wife, Huma Abedin, a longtime top aide to Hillary Clinton, is in the first trimester of pregnancy. Weiner, who was never popular in the Democratic caucus […]

June 9, 2011