Politics and scandal are like beer and hot dogs -- it's difficult to have one without the other.
That said, Oregon has been particularly proficient at generating political scandal. In recent years, a powerful U.S. senator and a popular former governor have both seen their public careers obliterated by misdeeds. Another popular governor was forced to resign.
This spate of scandals isn't actually unusual for the state. Watch the one-minute video above for a quick primer on Oregon political misconduct. And if that cinematic journey whets your appetite, you can follow the link to find out more about the important political scandals that have rocked Oregon over the years.
READ: 21 Oregon political scandals you have probably forgotten (or never knew about).
-- Douglas Perry
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