What is it about politics that attracts people with serious character flaws?
Stateline.org reports today that Eliot Spitzer, New York's Democratic governor, is but the latest governor to fall from grace.
Spitzer, implicated in a prostitution ring, is the 12th governor to resign in the face of political or legal problems, Stateline.org says. The other 10 governors tainted by scandal were removed from office before the end of their terms after being impeached or legally removed, Stateline.org says.
Read more details on all 22 members of the gubernatorial rogue's gallery at www.stateline.org