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Lawmakers Reaffirm Call for Governor's Resignation

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Prosecutors have dropped felony invasion of privacy charges against the Governor, but according to a statement from Missouri lawmakers the latest development doesn't change anything in the separate House committee investigation.

A statement from leaders of both the House and Senate says in part “The dismissal of the felony invasion of privacy charge does not change the facts that have been revealed to the Missouri House of Representative’s Special Investigative Committee on Oversight. The House’s investigation and the Circuit Attorney’s case are two separate paths." it goes on to say "The governor has lost the moral authority and the ability to lead the state going forward, and we reaffirm our call that he resign immediately.”

Prosecutors in the felony invasion of privacy case say they intend to refile charges with a special prosecutor. 

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