An hour after being booked in the Montgomery County Jail on multiple charges, Robert Bentley held a press conference to announce his resignation as governor of Alabama. 

According to, Bentley agreed to a deal that forced him to plead guilty to two misdemeanor charges as well as resign from his office. This all comes as impeachment hearings began in Montgomery.

Within minutes of his resignation, Bentley had already edited his Twitter profile and sent out this prepared graphic.

If you missed any of the press conference, you can watch it in the video below. Did you have any issue with what he said today or the tone of his press conference? What about the applause at the end?