The finance director for Providence Mayor Angel Taveras gubernational campaign has resigned.
Peter Baptista stepped down Friday afternoon, it is not clear why he has resigned but Baptista released a statement saying:
This afternoon I informed Mayor Angel Taveras that I could no longer serve in the capacity of finance director for his gubernatorial campaign. I want to thank Angel for the opportunity to work with him this past year. Going forward, my focus will be to build my campaign management and fundraising consulting company for the 2014 election cycle.