Saturday, September 01, 2007

Rachel Maddow: Larry Craig . . Mark Foley - Republican Sex Scandal Wrap-up

Sen. Larry Craig announced his resignation today, and Rachel Maddow provides a timely round-up of Republican sex scandals we have known -- from Mark Foley to Larry Craig and on and on . . .

via Crooks and Liars

Sen. Larry Craig (R-Idaho) resigned today:

"And, in the end, the GOP has no one to blame but itself. Accountability: Accept it. Learn from it. Deal with it." -- Michelle Malkin

Out of the cloakroom but still in the closet.

[Governor] Otter is expected to name Idaho Lt. Gov. Jim Risch to serve the rest of Craig's term, Republican sources have said.

Saying he was "deeply sorry," a humbled Sen. Larry Craig announced Saturday that he will resign from the Senate as he pursues legal options to try to undo his guilty plea following an undercover sex sting operation in a men's bathroom. [via memeorandum]