Missouri House Elects Speaker After Resignation Over TextsThe Missouri House unanimously elected Majority Leader Todd Richardson to take over the chamber's top spot on Friday following the resignation of House Speaker John Diehl, who acknowledged exchanging sexually suggestive text messages with a Capitol intern.
Intern in Sexting Scandal Breaks SilenceKatie Graham, of Joplin, Mo., and a student at Missouri Southern State University, sent out a statement late Thursday evening.
Missouri House Speaker Resigns After Intern Text MessagesDiehl on Thursday said he is resigning both from his House speaker's position and from his elected job as a Republican representative from suburban St. Louis.
Diehl: 'It Was a Stupid Thing To Do, and I'm Sorry'A screenshot of sexual text messages exchanged between Missouri House Speaker John Diehl and a Capitol intern has been released by the Kansas City Star.
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Text messages at center of Coleman hearing Monday