"Deidre has left him and has filed for divorce," a source told the New York Post.
"She liked the nice Wall Street life and their home on Long Island, not the insane world of D. She is tired of his naked ambition, which is so enormous that it left her at her wits' end.
Deidre Ball, who worked as a vice president in investor relations for Sky Bridge Capital, the firm he founded in 2005 and sold to ascend to the White House, has filed for divorce from “The Mooch” after three years of marriage after getting fed up with his ruthless quest to get close to President Trump, whom she despises.
She asks Billy for more time and he agrees, but a little while later he calls the engagement off and leaves to run a wine bar in Jersey.One week after accepting the White House job, the former hedge-fund boss unleashed an expletive-ridden tirade on a few of his new colleagues in a phone call with a reporter.And then news broke that his wife, Deidre, filed for divorce earlier in the month, and that she had given birth to their second child while her husband was with President Trump as he gave a controversial speech at the annual Boy Scouts Jamboree.She made her first screen appearance during the episode broadcast on 20 November 1972, her final appearance was on 8 October 2014.
Kirkbride decided to take an extended break from the soap in autumn 2014 and last appeared on-screen on 8 October 2014.Elsie Tanner (Pat Phoenix) finds them in the pub where they are drinking, and announces herself as Alan's wife.