The Year in Political Scandals

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  • So Busted
  • They Never Learn
  • DU-Why
  • Sticky Fingers
  • The End
  • Sex, Drugs and Fraud
  • IRS Targets Tea Party Groups
  • NSA Is Watching You
  • Weinergate 2.0
  • Bad Company
  • Fall From Grace
  • Love Child

The End

Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced to 28 years in prison on Oct. 10. The former “hip hop” mayor of Detroit's woes began with lies in court about an affair with his chief of staff and ended with dozens of convictions of fraud and other misdeeds that reportedly have cost the beleaguered city millions.
 (Photo: Jerry Lemenu/AP Photo)

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