Florida Republican Chairman Lenny Curry said Monday evening that U.S Representative Trey Radel should resign his position after his conviction for buying cocaine in the nation’s capital.
A look back at the headline grabbing stories that filled 2011 in South Florida.
It may be the death knell for the embattled congressman’s career as the chairwoman of the DNC called for Anthony Weiner to step down. But Weiner has not said anything about resigning as he announced Saturday that he’s taking a “leave of absence.”
Some of Egypt’s most powerful figures resigned Saturday, including the president’s son, according to State TV. But the regime is calculating that it can ride out street demonstrations and keep President Hosni Mubarak in office.