CONNECTICUT GOVERNOR ROWLAND WALKS OUT TO MAKE RESIGNATION SPEECH.
Three-term Republican Connecticut Gov. John Rowland (L) and his wife Patty emerge from the Governor's Residence in Hartford, Connecticut June 21, 2004, to deliver an address to announce his resignation as governor, effective July 1, 2004, in the face of corruption allegations and possible impeachment. Lieutenant Governor M. Jodi Rell will serve out Rowland's term, which ends in January 2007. REUTERS/Bob Child/Pool BS/SV