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Andrew Gillum Comes Clear About Alcohol Dependancy


Andrew Gillum, the previous Democratic governor candidate, posted a video to social media, the place he got here clear about his battle with alcoholism and melancholy.

 In March, Gillum introduced that he can be getting into a rehabilitation facility after police discovered him  “inebriated” and initially unresponsive in a resort room together with two different males. Officers additionally discovered baggies of suspected crystal methamphetamine. He, nevertheless, was not charged with any crime.

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“With a whole lot of encouragement from household and the individuals who love and care about me, I additionally acquired into remedy, the place I may begin to discuss by what was happening with me,” Gillum stated. “I knew if I had not dealt first with points and habit and the numbing that I selected with alcohol, there was no means I may begin to pull again the layers and speak about what was really occurring beneath.”

He stepped down from all of his public roles following the scandal.