A New York congressman who pleaded guilty to tax evasion is expected to resign before Congress returns to Washington next week.
Virginia Republicans are being accused of bribing off a Democratic state senator by offering he and his daughter prestigious jobs in exchange for his resignation – giving the GOP control of the chamber and the ability to strike down Medicaid expansion through the Affordable Care Act.
Miss University of Maryland Eastern Shore is resigning after she was charged with disorderly conduct in an exchange with a campus police officer and later cited for marijuana possession.
Congressman Trey Radel of Florida said he will not resign despite pleading guilty to cocaine possession charges.
In his first public appearance since announcing his resignation, Pope Benedict XVI says he is stepping down “for the good of the church.”
Jesse Jackson Jr.’s resignation from Congress might end his once-promising political career but it doesn’t mark the end of troubles for the civil rights icon’s son.
A member of the Mason County Board of Education facing bribery charges has resigned one day after she was arrested on a drunken-driving charge.
A George Washington University medical school professor has resigned after students complained that she never taught a required class and assigned all her students an “A” grade.