For Immediate Release - October 30, 2008

Patrick Statement on Senate Vote Calling for Senator Wilkerson's Resignation

BOSTON - Thursday, October 30, 2008 - The following is a statement from Governor Patrick on the Senate vote today to call for the resignation of Senator Dianne Wilkerson.

"On a bi-partisan basis, the Senate today unanimously re-affirmed that elected officials should be held to the highest ethical standards. I support and respect their action."