Florida Senator Resigns Over Racist Remarks
Wochit Headline News - Friday, 21 April 2017
An alcohol-fueled racist tirade has cost a Miami senator his job. Republican Senator Frank Artiles officially submitted his letter of resignation on Friday. In his resignation letter Artiles wrote: “I apologize to my family and friends and I apologize to all of my fellow Senators and lawmakers. To the people of my district and all of Miami-Dade, I am sorry I have let you down and ask for your forgiveness.