Friday, 09 February 2018 20:37

White House official with Maine ties resigns amidst abuse allegations Featured

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WASHINGTON D.C. - A White House official with Maine ties has resigned amidst allegations of abuse.

According to the Washington Post, David Sorenson, a speechwriter in the Trump White House, resigned Friday after his ex-wife accused him of numerous accounts of abuse.

Sorenson, a Republican, was a spokesperson for the Maine House GOP and a spokesperson for the Department of Health and Human Services.

Sorenson also served as a senior advisor to Governor LePage.

According to the Washington Post, Sorenson denies the allegations.

Sorenson's departure comes shortly after another White House employee resigned following abuse allegations.

Kayla Fish

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Kayla joined the ABC 7 & FOX 22 news team in May of 2017. She got into journalism because she loves talking with people, and she's incredibly grateful to share the stories of Mainers throughout the region.

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