Darr owns ‘mistakes’ but won’t step down

Posted: January 8, 2014 at 5:39 a.m.

Lt. Gov. Mark Darr said Tuesday that it “would be an immediate fi x to tuck tail and run, but I would regret it for years to come.” Meanwhile, lawmakers say they are exploring impeachment proceedings.

Lt. Gov. Mark Darr said Tuesday that he won’t resign, despite violating 11 state ethics laws, insisting that the people of Arkansas still trust him.

Darr feels resigning 'would not be the best course'

Lt. Gov. Mark Darr met with the media Tuesday to discuss his current ongoing situation. Darr was found to have spent over $41,000 in taxpayer and campaign funds for personal use. Several political figures, including Gov. Mike Beebe, have asked for Darr to resign. (By David Harten)
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