Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter announces resignation
May 27, 2021
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter on Wednesday announced his resignation, citing "certain personal matters that are becoming public."
In a statement released by his office, the 64-year-old Republican said he plans to step down June 1. In the statement, Hunter expressed concern that his personal issues could overshadow the work of his office.
"Regrettably, certain personal matters that are becoming public will become a distraction for this office," Hunter said. "The office of attorney general is one of the most important positions in state government. I cannot all...