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And -- Fox News -- just moments away now from a congressional resignation.
We've just found out about thirty minutes ago Indiana Republican marks out there.
Is now set to announce that he can affect the fat he's admitting it admitting that he had an affair with a staffer he says -- doesn't want his mistakes to become a political football.
In Washington and that is how we start a very busy brand new hour of America's Newsroom on this -- -- good morning everybody I'm -- -- the -- And I'm -- journey for Bill Hemmer well congressman salaries saying quote I am resigning rather than put my family through that painful.
Drawn out process the -- -- his mind and I should bear the responsibility.
I am so ashamed who have hurt those I love.
Steve Brown is live in Bowling Green, Kentucky when the primaries.
But this is up pretty big -- isn't it Steve.
It absolutely is you -- from Iran in that statement which marks -- can be delivered right at this second.
And it does there which -- could have been a better example I sinned against god my wife and my family by having a mutual relationship with a part time member of my staff.
He goes on in the poisonous environment of Washington DC any personal failing is seized upon and often twisted for political gain.
A couple of points to bring up at this particular time when Larry Craig the US senator from Idaho was arrested in a Minneapolis bathroom.
Marks out -- was one of the early members of congress calling on Larry Craig to resign for his personal conduct now -- recording this statement.
Was willing to weathering the storm but is railing against them what -- -- the atmosphere in Washington to which he has been a participant.
One other ironic note I was told by staff.
Mark -- staff.
That this particular staffer -- sound errors has had this affair -- This staffer often accompanies -- to him was with him when he was recording radio announcements.
And she would drive him to a local Christian.
As the details come more more out you really can't reconcile.
The statement that satirist gonna give -- done the actions that his staff.
And he in the public record.
Trotted out over the -- the last -- -- that he's betting on.
Right and he ran on a platform of family values so did you read that look ST -- Kentucky -- got to ask you about that -- big primary day going there.
Well it is kind of a damp overcast rainy day com.
All signs indicate today at the very first Tea Party candidate to win a statewide contest that is gonna happen here in Kentucky today and that is -- Rand Paul he is from here in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
And it is expected that this guy who a year ago was.
And an anti tax organizer activist and an ophthalmologist here Bowling Green his biggest claim to fame was that he was -- son of representative Ron Paul.
That in his very first campaign he's going to win a statewide race.
He's going to be identified as the first statewide winner of a contest.
-- -- a Tea Party backed candidate he believes that it means great things for the Tea Party going down the line he also means that it means the Republican Party is going to have to sit.
Still and listen to the Tea Party folks and and come back to what Paul calls the roots of the party fiscal conservatism and constitutional restraint up on the hill.
Steve Brown live in Kentucky Steve thanks --
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