• Alaska lieutenant governor resigns over 'inappropriate comments'

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    Alaska Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott resigned abruptly on Tuesday in a murky scandal over admitted "inappropriate comments" as he and his running mate, Governor Bill Walker, neared the end of a tough re-election campaign.
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  • Alaska's Lieutenant Governor Resigns After ‘Inappropriate' Comments

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    The resignation of Byron Mallott threw an already tight re-election effort by Gov. Bill Walker into even more uncertain territory.
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  • Alaska Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott Resigns Over 'Inappropriate Comments'

    Alaska Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott Resigns Over 'Inappropriate Comments'

    1 month ago - By The Huffington Post

    His replacement, Valerie Davidson, hinted that the remarks may have had something to do with women.
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  • Alaska's lieutenant governor resigns over 'inappropriate comments'

    1 month ago - By NBC News

    Alaskan Gov. Bill Walker did not specify what comments were made but said they were not suitable for his office.
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  • Alaska lieutenant governor resigns over comments

    1 month ago - By My Sanantonio

    JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott resigned Tuesday over unspecified inappropriate comments, complicating what was already a difficult re-election fight for Gov. Bill Walker.
    Mallott, in his resignation letter, said his decision was "compelled by inappropriate comments I made that placed a person whom I respect and revere in a position of vulnerability."
    He apologized and acknowledged that his actions had compromised Walker's ability to lead the state.
    The nature of the comments remained unclear.
    Mallott did not immediately return a phone message seeking details, and Walker did...
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  • Alaska's second-in-command resigns amidst governor's race, saying he made ‘inappropriate comments'

    1 month ago - By The Washington Post

    Gov. Bill Walker and his aides declined to give any information about the comment or who it was made to.
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  • Alaska lieutenant governor resigns over 'inappropriate comments': governor

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    Alaska Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott resigned from office on Tuesday in an unexpected departure that the state's governor, Bill Walker, said stemmed from "inappropriate comments" by his political running mate.
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  • Alaska lieutenant governor resigns over comments

    1 month ago - By The Seattle Times

    JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott resigned Tuesday over what Gov. Bill Walker called “inappropriate comments.” The resignation complicates what was already a difficult re-election fight for Walker, a man with whom Mallott shared a brother-like bond. Walker, in a release, said he learned late Monday that Mallott had made “inappropriate comments”...
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  • Alaska governor says Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has resigned weeks before election over ‘inappropriate comments'

    1 month ago - By The Seattle Times

    JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska governor says Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has resigned weeks before election over ‘inappropriate comments'
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