A young gay man calls home and tells his Jewish mother that he has decided to go back into the closet because he has met a wonderful girl and they are going to be married. Forbes, head of the Veterans Bureau, was convicted on bribery and corruption charges. The House of Representatives Clinton on the grounds of perjury and obstruction of justice in December 1998, but the Senate acquitted him in January 1999. The focus of the event, of course, will be its next-generation iPhones. Mark Sanford and Maria Belen Chapur attend a swearing-in in Washington, May 15, 2013.
Thorpe was forced to resign due to his clandestine gay affairs, but was acquitted of conspiracy to murder. Ultimately Weiner admitted his indiscretions and resigned from Congress. When that happens, we will address it honestly and openly and try to deal with it as quickly and as fairly as we can, and keep moving the city forward. Fall used his new power for personal gain, giving rights to the Teapot Dome Reserve in Wyoming to the Mammoth Oil company in return for bribes. Griffiths was subsequently found to have a track record of misogynistic behavior and bullying. Why did Bill Clinton cross the road? The government would buy paper dollars from its citizens and replace them with the standard, gold-backed currency. We never want history to repeat itself.
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McGovern lost to Nixon in a landslide. Photo via On-again off-again Senator Simon Cameron got his first taste of true power when he traded the votes of his Pennsylvania delegation to Abraham Lincoln in exchange for a promise of the ultimate reward—a seat in the cabinet. Politics, as many people know, can be quite a dirty business, leading to some of the biggest political scandals in history. Before dropping out of the public eye, Massa apparently decided to try for some kind of excuse-making world record. David Vitter, a Republican from Louisiana. Madam, Deborah Jean Palfrey, by Hustler Magazine.
In September of 2008, it emerged that Norway's parliament had refused to pay Khan's cellphone bill because the total was more than double that of any other member. Bookmark us today and enjoy some slapstick entertainment! Six years later, during , America learned about Monica Lewinsky and of a sexual encounter. If you would like to have your comment reinstated, please edit the offending material and let the moderators know via modmail. The scandal brought about the downfall of. New funny memes added every day! That meant the House needed to meet to pick the winner from the top three candidates, eliminating their speaker, Henry Clay. Biscuitgate 2017 A scandal in involving the alleged abuse of power by the speaker of parliament's daughter to sell biscuits to government departments at inflated prices.
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