The Missouri Republican Party is out with a statement on the arrest of Rep.Jeremy LaFaver
on, among other things, pot charges.
The GOP wants LaFaver, of the 25th district, to quit.
From their statement:
“Missouri Republicans are calling on Democrat Rep. LaFaver to walk the walk and take genuine responsibility by resigning from the Missouri House of Representatives.
In a quick interview, the embattled Democrat said he would leave his job with the House Democratic Victory Committee, he won’t leave the legislature.
“I’m not resigning as a state representative,” he told The Star’sJason Hancock