Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley is expected to give a press conference today--Monday, April 10--at 5 p.m.
It is widely believed that he will give his resignation from office at that time. This would make Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey the governor of the state of Alabama effective immediately.
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Thank you, Alabama. From the bottom of my heart. God Bless our Great State. pic.twitter.com/6vxQ5tlkRo— Dr. Robert Bentley (@GovernorBentley) April 10, 2017
BREAKING: Lt Gov has received Resignation letter. Judge: 100hours of volunteer service as dr, not to run for office, waived retirement— Jenn Horton (@JennWSFA) April 10, 2017
Judge: $2000 for fine and court costs, reimburse campaign fund more Han $8,000 one week from today.Surrender all camp funds $36,912.40 to AL— Jenn Horton (@JennWSFA) April 10, 2017
(2) Bentley responds, "Yes sir".— Jenn Horton (@JennWSFA) April 10, 2017
Going over charges:failure to file campaign report, converting campaign funds illegally for personal use. Judge asking Bentley was he guilty— Jenn Horton (@JennWSFA) April 10, 2017