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Legislator Ellen Nesbitt Announces Resignation

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POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Ellen Nesbitt is out.

Nesbitt, a Dutchess County legislator who represents the Town of Poughkeepsie, announced her resignation Friday. Nesbitt, a Republican, is in her second term representing District 1.

The town board will pick Nesbitt's replacement and are accepting applications until Friday at 4 p.m. Nesbitt, who took office when she was 19, told the Poughkeepsie Journal , she could no longer give 110 percent to the job.

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