Knoxville lawmaker to introduce resolution to oust Rep. accused of misconduct


An East Tennessee lawmaker is preparing to introduce a resolution to remove one lawmaker from the legislature.

We’ve been following the controversy surrounding representative David Byrd. Byrd was accused of sexual misconduct by three women.

Knox County Representative Gloria Johnson now finalizing a resolution that would oust him.

Legislation cannot be officially filed until sometime in early August. We’re still waiting to hear a response from Representative Byrd.

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