McDonnell's wife erratic, ex-staff member testifies

Posted: August 19, 2014 at 3:31 a.m.

RICHMOND, Va. -- Former Gov. Bob McDonnell struggled to rein in his wife's erratic behavior, causing turmoil throughout the executive staff and nearly prompting a mass resignation among workers in the governor's mansion, a defense witness testified Monday.

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