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Resigning Feb. 1, Darr says

Posted: January 11, 2014 at 3:26 a.m.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN --1/7/2014-- Lt. Gov Mark Darr tells reporters Tuesday that he has no intention of resigning after ethical violations surfaced last week.

Lt. Gov. Mark Darr said Friday night that he’s resigning, his exit effective Feb. 1.

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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Gov. Mike Beebe told media members Wednesday that "nothing's changed" in regards to his stance on Lt. Gov. Mark Darr following Darr's comments on Tuesday.

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Beebe: 'Nothing's changed' on Darr

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