June 30, 2010 The Portland Oregonian is reporting that city police have decided to re-open an investigation into a charge by a massage therapist that Al Gore sexually assaulted her in 2006.
May 26, 2010 Senate Republicans on the Judiciary Committee are calling for Attorney General Eric Holder to name a special prosecutor to see if laws were broken when the White House offered a job to Joe Sestak to get him out of the Pennsylvania Senate race.
April 26, 2010 Arizona has passed the strictest immigration measure in the nation. Will it finally get Congress to act on the issue?
February 23, 2010 Former Rep. James Traficant, an Ohio Democrat-turned-independent, may run for Congress again ... now that he's out of prison.
February 9, 2010 Different approaches taken by the three leading New York City newspapers to an alleged scandal — certainly rumors — involving Gov. David Paterson.
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.
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