Rep. Carl Wimmer announces resignation

Rep. Carl Wimmer, R-Herriman, announced today that he would be resigning from the Utah House of Representatives effective the end of the business day on Jan. 9, 2012. Here is his letter to Speaker of the House Becky Lockhart.

The Speaker’s statement regarding the resignation:

“Carl is well known for his strong beliefs, but that never stopped him from having friends on both sides of the political aisle. We’re grateful for the work he has done in the House of Representatives on behalf of his constituents.”