Kemp requests resignation of GA insurance commissioner

Gov. Kemp asks commissioner to resign

ATLANTA, Ga. (WALB) - Gov. Brian Kemp has requested the resignation from Georgia’s Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Jim Beck on Wednesday.

In a letter to Beck, Kemp said Beck’s indictment “severely undermines” his ability to fulfill his official obligations to the people of Georgia.

Kemp stated that it would be highly inappropriate for Beck to continue to hold public office and asked him to step down immediately.

Read the full letter below:

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