Nick Kouvalis, campaign manager for Kellie Leitch, resigns

Nick Kouvalis, the campaign manager for Conservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch, has resigned, saying he had “become a distraction to the campaign.” ‚Äč

“This afternoon, with great regret, I communicated to Kellie Leitch my decision to resign as her campaign manager. I did so because it has become clear that I have become a distraction to the campaign,” Kouvalis said in a statement posted to his Facebook page.

He’ll be back in the fight again before long.