Why it matters: The 43-year-old former Navy SEAL and Rhodes Scholar, had been viewed by some Republicans as a national rising star. Per the New York Times’ Alex Burns, Greitens was also seen as a potential future presidential candidate. Greitens said less than two weeks ago that he won’t quit despite a criminal charge.
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