[<< wikinews] U.S. Director of Foreign Assistance Randall L. Tobias resigns
Saturday, April 28, 2007 

Randall L. Tobias, the United States Director of Foreign Assistance and USAID Administrator, has resigned after he admitted to ABC News to being a customer of Pamela Martin and Associates, a call girl company.
A woman by the name of Jeane Palfrey, who worked for Pamela Martin recently revealed to the media a list of people who are allegedly customers of the call girl company. One of the names on the list is Tobias', according to ABC News.
"[I called the agency] to have gals come over to the condo to give me a massage. [There was] no sex," said Tobias.
Despite the claim by ABC, the U.S. State Department says that he resigned due to "personal reasons."


== Sources ==
Brian Ross and Justin Rood. "Senior Official Linked to Escort Service Resigns" — The Blotter, April 28, 2007
Reuters. "U.S. aid official linked to call-girl ring resigns" — Washington post, April 27, 2007