ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland Democratic Party’s chairwoman is resigning to spend more time with family.
In a statement posted on the party’s website, Yvette Lewis announced that she would resign April 2.READ MORE: Family Believes Shark Bit 12-Year-Old Girl In Ocean City, Official Says Incident 'Wasn't An Attack'
Lewis says she needs to attend to her family. She says her father recently died and her mother is having health issues.READ MORE: Korryn Gaines Estate Reaches $3M Partial Settlement; Legal Claims For Son Kodi Left Unsettled
Lewis, who is from Prince George’s County, has been chairwoman since 2011.MORE NEWS: At Baltimore School, U.S. Education Secretary Urges People Put Aside ‘Mask Fatigue’ and ‘Politics’ and Bring Students Back To Classrooms
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