Capitol Report: State Senator Kasser, co-sponsor of ‘Jennifers’ Law’, resigns citing contentious divorce

Capitol Report

(WTNH) — Democratic State Senator Alex Kasser resigned last week citing her bitter and contentious three-year divorce battle with her Morgan Stanley Executive Husband.

RELATED: Outspoken CT lawmaker who co-sponsored ‘Jennifers’ Law’ resigns state Senate, citing divorce

She released a candid statement explaining her reasoning behind the decision, saying, in part, “Seth Bergstein uses his powerful position at Morgan Stanley to enable his conduct, so I must work even harder to fight for my freedom…Because of the enormous time and energy this consumes, I can no longer serve my constituents to my fullest ability.”

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss