Rhode Island political twitter was set abuzz Monday evening amid reports that House Finance Chairman Ray Gallison will resign from office on Tuesday morning due a joint State Police, FBI, Federal Grand Jury probe.

NBC 10 reports that the probe is linked to prostitution.

Katherine Gregg of the Providence Journal tweeted that Newport Representative Marvin Abney is poised to take the reins of the House Finance Committee.

This news comes less than a year after former House Speaker Gordon Fox started serving a three-year sentence for bribery, wire fraud and filing false tax returns.

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