High-Ranking State Republican Calls For Governor Bentley's Resignation
A member of the Alabama's Republican State Executive Committee said Gov. Robert Bentley should resign his office in the wake of infidelity allegations that supposedly contributed to the end of his 50-year marriage.
Terry Dunn, a former Public Service Commission member who is seeking to return to the board, said the timing of the allegations against Bentley are particularly bad due to the ongoing budget crisis that will send the Legislature back into session for a Sept. 8 special session.
"Governor Bentley needs to resign from office," Dunn said in a post on social media. "The state doesn't need a governor that's preoccupied with something like this going on with the budget crisis the state is currently facing.
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