His chief of staff, Adam Hollingsworth, says her resignation was spurred by an investigation into the Allied Veterans of the World, which once was represented by Mrs. Carroll.
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On his job application with the state, Hollingsworth said he was responsible for helping with sales, marketing and "growing the business into new markets."
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