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Kentucky GOP rejects governor’s call for resignations

In this Oct. 30, 2017, file photo, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, speaks at the dedication ceremony for the new Toyota production engineering and manufacturing center in Georgetown, Ky. The Republican Party of Kentucky’s Central Committee approved a resolution Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, condemning sexual harassment. Gov. Matt Bevin proposed calling for the resignation of any lawmaker who settled a sexual harassment claim. His amendment failed.(AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File)

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Republican governor asked his party on Saturday to call for the resignation of four GOP lawmakers who signed a secret sexual harassment settlement, but party leaders rejected it in a move the governor said “speaks to the fact that we’ve got real problems.”