Dent moves up resignation date

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Pensylvania Republican Rep. Charlie Dent speaks to CNN on January 15, 2018.

Lilah Adams

Pennsylvania GOP Rep. Charlie Dent announced earlier in the week that he is resigning soon. He first said he’d be retiring at the end of his term in Congress, but has now said he will be retiring in the next few weeks. Dent is not alone; 43 other House Republicans have announced their resignations.