MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Montana state Sen. Nate McConnell has introduced his resignation following six years within the Legislature.
The Missoula Democrat who serves Senate District 48 stated his two kids are in public faculty and the continuing coronavirus pandemic influenced his choice, The Missoulian reported Monday.
“As my colleagues know, my children are my first precedence and this choice will permit me to finest deal with my household throughout this time,” McConnell stated in a press release Monday.
McConnell stated he was most pleased with engaged on insurance coverage protection for firefighters and bipartisan prison justice insurance policies.
“I’m eternally grateful for the numerous pals I’ve made on each side of the political aisle who care deeply about our state,” McConnell stated. “Crucial lesson has been that Montana works finest once we work collectively.”
McConnell didn’t present particular plans however stated he seems ahead to “persevering with my public service in different significant methods sooner or later.”
For most individuals, the brand new coronavirus causes gentle or reasonable signs, reminiscent of fever and cough that clear up in two to a few weeks. For some — particularly older adults and folks with current well being issues — it may well trigger extra extreme sickness, together with pneumonia, and loss of life.
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