By Tristan 

New DOT resignation amid nepotism allegations


HELENA — The state Department of Transportation's chief human resources officer has resigned just days after the agency's former director stepped down amid revelations that his daughter was given a DOT job.

The department's new director tells Lee Newspapers of Montana ( ) that Jennifer Jensen quit Monday afternoon.

Jensen was the chief human resources officer when former director Jim Lynch's daughter, Emily Rask, was hired in 2008 to work in the department's human resources office.

Lynch resigned Thursday. Gov. Brian Schweitzer says he only recently became aware of...

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