WASHINGTON (AP) — Casino mogul Steve Wynn has resigned as finance chairman of the Republican National Committee amid allegations of sexual harassment and assault.
Wynn has been a prolific Republican donor and led the RNC’s fundraising efforts during President Donald Trump’s first year.READ MORE: Motorcyclist Dies In Crash After Running Red Light, 2 Others Injured Frisco Police Say
RNC chairwoman Ronna McDaniel said in a statement Saturday that she accepted Wynn’s resignation.
The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that a number of women said they were harassed or assaulted by Wynn, the chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts.READ MORE: 2 Teens Dead, Another Injured After Shooting In Arlington, Police Say
Wynn has denied the allegations.
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