Missouri Governor Eric Greitens resigns amid scandals

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Embattled Missouri Governor Eric Greitens announced he will resign over the scandals that have dominated his tenure.
The Republican governor has been embroiled in scandal for weeks. Last month, a Missouri state House committee released a report alleging that Greitens subjected a woman to non-consensual sexual activity and violence. Greitens described the report as “tabloid trash gossip” rooted in “lies and falsehoods.”
In late April, Greitens was indicted on a felony charge of computer tampering tied to his campaign’s alleged use of a charity donor list.
Greitens made the announcement that he will step down during a press conference outside his office.

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