Spencer, a Republican who has served in the Georgia House of Representatives since 2011, said in a one-sentence email to House Speaker David Ralston that he had chose to step down.
Legislators were reportedly considering ways to reprimand him after his appearance on Sunday night's episode of "Who Is America?" on Showtime. The lawmaker is told they're making a counterterrorism video.
He agreed to demonstrate the tactic by dropping his trousers and underpants and backing into Cohen while shouting "USA!" and "America!".
He lost a Republican primary for his seat on May 22, but he could have remained in public office through to the November election.
In a statement, Spencer said he had received countless death threats after he introduced legislation in 2016 in an attempt to ban burqas.
They Found A Shipwreck Believed To Hold R1,7 TRILLION In Gold A South Korean Financial Ministry official responsible for the issue said that Russian Federation may be able to claim ownership. Attempts were made in the year 2000 by the now defunct company, Donga Construction, to retrieve the treasure, but to no avail.
In a statement on Monday, Mr Spencer apologised for the "ridiculously ugly episode" but initially refused to step down.
Mr Ralston and others called for his immediate resignation after the show aired. Cohen told Spencer the move would incite fear in homophobic jihadists.
The office of the Speaker of Georgia's House of Representatives told the Washington Post on Wednesday (July 25) that Spencer has submitted his resignation, effective from July 31.
In a second section called "How to stop a kidnapping" Mr Spencer loudly shouted the n-word several times to "attract attention".
Sacha Baron Cohen arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif., March 4, 2018.This image released by Showtime shows Jason Spencer in a scene from the series "Who Is America", starring Sacha Baron Cohen.
"In America there is one forbidden word", Cohen said. Nathan Deal said in a tweet: "There is no excuse for this type of behavior, ever, and I am saddened and disgusted by it".
Pakistani election officials receive ballot boxes and voting materials at a distribution centre in Peshawar on July 24, 2018. Authorities have ordered the deployment of more than 800,000 troops and police to guard polling stations across the country.
But Imran Khan and his PTI have been rising in the polls. "It's two planks", Sayed said of the PML-N's appeal to voters. Pakistani soldiers search election officers of a voting material distribution center in Lahore on July 24, 2018.
Relatives said the shooter may have been upset because his 78-year-old grandmother didn't want his girlfriend around the house. Employees had been helping people escape the store through windows with a rope ladder and through the rear of the building.
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Two of McGlockton's children, a four-month-old and a three-year-old, were in the vehicle at the time of the shooting. Detectives said Drejka was cooperative with investigators and has a valid concealed weapons license with the state.
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White Helmets head Raed Saleh said the evacuated workers had arrived in Jordan after being "surrounded in a risky region". It was the first such intervention the country has had in Syria's civil war, now in its eighth year.
Imam and Zaman continued their prolific run against a weak bowling attack by sharing the fourth century-stand of the series. The 23-year-old made the utmost of the flawless platform laid out for him by Imam and Fakhar in an innings of two halves.
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Iranian president Hassan Rouhani has said there is no need to respond to United States leader Donald Trump's "empty threats". The other signatories to the deal, including France, the United Kingdom and Germany, have vowed to stand by it.
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The White House is also inviting Mr Putin to Washington this fall, for a first visit of a kind since 2005. Instead, GOP leaders are considering new sanctions on Russian Federation .
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I am also very conscious of how long it is beyond retirement". "I don't think that's going to be necessary". Other countries are prepared to fund the grand prix and I think that's where the main problem is.
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