Biden press aide TJ Ducklo resigns over 'abhorrent' remarks to female journalist

In first departure from Biden administration, Ducklo says he has ‘embarrassed and disappointed’ colleagues White House deputy press secretary TJ Ducklo has resigned, the day after he was suspended for issuing a sexist and profane threat to a journalist inquiring about his relationship with another reporter.In a statement on Saturday, Ducklo said he was “devastated to have embarrassed and disappointed my White House colleagues and President Biden”.

'We accepted the resignation of TJ Ducklo after a discussion with him this evening,' the White House said in a statement on Saturday, after Ducklo threatened to 'destroy' a Politico reporter.

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