GOP Chairman Chris Comfort resigns |

GOP Chairman Chris Comfort resigns

LAS VEGAS (AP) – The Nevada Republican Party is announcing the resignation of its chairman.

The party said Tuesday that Chris Comfort resigned his position as chairman effective immediately.

The statement released by party Vice Chair Sherry Dilley on behalf of the executive committee says Comfort is leaving because of business and family reasons.

The party says it wishes Comfort the best and appreciates his time and service.