VIDEO: Robert Bentley Resigns as Governor of Alabama
An hour after being booked in the Montgomery County Jail on multiple charges, Robert Bentley held a press conference to announce his resignation as governor of Alabama.
According to AL.com, Bentley agreed to a deal that forced him to plead guilty to two misdemeanor charges as well as resign from his office. This all comes as impeachment hearings began in Montgomery.
Within minutes of his resignation, Bentley had already edited his Twitter profile and sent out this prepared graphic.
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
If you missed any of the press conference, you can watch it in the video below. Did you have any issue with what he said today or the tone of his press conference? What about the applause at the end?
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