29 May Jill in the News: Gov. Eric Greitens resigns, continues to deny allegations
St. Louis Jewish-Light (May 29, 2018)
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, the first Jewish person to ever hold that office, has resigned effective June 1 following a brief term filled with allegations of unethical and illegal conduct.
The resignation announcement came as Greitens was in the midst of two possible trials on felony charges and impeachment proceedings related to a 2015 extramarital affair and use of a donor list connected to his charitable organization, The Mission Continues.