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>> Under pressure from multiple scandals->> Good afternoon.>> Missouri Governor Eric Greitens is out.>> Today, I am announcing that I will resign as Governor of Missouri effective Friday, June 1st, at 5 PM.>> The first-term Republican governor's exit comes amid two separate scandals. The first involved a felony invasion of privacy charge, that in 2015 he took a photo of a naked woman without her consent.
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He was having an affair with the woman at the time.>> This is a political witch hunt.>> Greitens denied any criminal wrong doing and called the relationship consensual. That charge was later dropped.>> Thank you very much.>> The second scandal involves computer tampering charges related to his political fundraising.
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Citing millions of dollars in legal fees and personal attacks, he said he could not bear the pain any longer.>> And it's clear that for the forces that oppose us, there is no end in sight.>> Greitens said he would now be focusing on quote, those who have been wounded.
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