January 26, 2010 Four men are in custody, including one who posed as a pimp in a widely-reported incident last year that seriously embarrassed the group ACORN.
January 21, 2010 John Edwards, after years of denial, now admits he fathered a child out of wedlock.
December 11, 2009 South Carolina First Lady Jenny Sanford is filing for divorce.
November 23, 2009 Wondering whether Sen. Roland Burris (D-IL) got off easy with the ethics committee's letter of admonition.
November 20, 2009 Hearings on the possible impeachment of South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford begin next week. The Senate ethics committee says Roland Burris (D-IL) didn't commit any "actionable violations," but it gives him a dressing down.
November 13, 2009 The Louisiana Democrat was convicted of bribery and racketeering earlier this year.
October 23, 2009 Alaska GOP Congressman Don Young has been tied to a corruption investigation.
July 1, 2009 The latest in the Mark Sanford and John Edwards soap operas.
June 25, 2009 In the wake of my post yesterday about political sex scandals, Andy Toomey of New York City writes:
June 24, 2009 Thoughts of the Mark Sanford affair, on a very surreal day.
June 24, 2009 Political sex scandals in the 21st century. So far.
February 18, 2009 Remember how Rod Blagojevich was the most embarrassing thing to happen to Illinois Democrats? Has Roland Burris replaced him?
February 17, 2009 Democrats took over Congress in the 2006 elections for an assortment of reasons, one being the "culture of corruption" during Republican reign. Now there are some ethics questions about Democrats too.
January 29, 2009 Meet the new governor of Illinois, Pat Quinn.
January 29, 2009 The Illinois state Senate has unanimously voted to remove Gov. Rod Blagojevich from office.
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