Rhode Island House speaker resigns post, says he won't run for re-election after FBI raids

  • Article by: ERIKA NIEDOWSKI , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 22, 2014 - 10:30 PM

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Rhode Island House Speaker Gordon Fox is resigning from his leadership post and will not run for re-election, he said Saturday, a day after federal and state authorities raided his Statehouse office and home as part of a criminal investigation that they would not detail.

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