Easley calls on Phipps to resign (05/14/2003) 1130043333352900

May 22, 2003 

Gov. Mike Easley on Tuesday issued a blunt call for the resignation of Agriculture Commissioner Meg Scott Phipps, a fellow Democrat whose two close aides recently pleaded guilty to extorting money from companies seeking work at the N.C. State Fair.

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