HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf released a statement after Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced her resignation effective Wednesday.

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‘What has transpired with Attorney General Kane is unfortunate. Her decision to resign is the right one, and will allow the people of Pennsylvania to finally move on from this situation.

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I have full faith and confidence in the employees of the Office of the Attorney General and know that they will continue to perform its most important functions including protecting consumers and prosecuting criminals. Moving forward, I will work with both Republicans and Democrats in the Senate regarding any potential appointment of an Attorney General.’

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Wolf called for Kane’s immediate resignation after she was convicted of all nine counts in a perjury and obstruction case related to a grand jury leak.