News Flash: Senate Democrat Chief of Staff resigns due to "inappropriate conduct"

By Cyndy Rees


Michael Premo, Chief of Staff to the Senate Democrats, resigned today due to "inappropriate conduct."


According to, Senate Minority Leader, Kenny Yuko, asked Premo to resign.


"Senator Yuko informed us that he asked for the resignation of his chief of staff due to concerns expressed by subordinate employees about his conduct," said John Fortney, spokesman for Senate President Larry Obhof.  "While no complaint has been filed, we are working with Senator Yuko and his staff to ensure that all appropriate steps are taken in this matter."


This is a developing story.