While we await the situation in Virginia to be resolved, the trivia question is … Who was the last Democratic governor who resigned his or her office because of a scandal?
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The answer? John Lindsay. The mayor of New York City, he won 196,406 votes in the 1972 Democratic primaries. But he was never a factor in any of the contests and dropped out in April after a 6th place showing in Wisconsin.
The randomly selected winner is … Danny Davis of Richmond, Ky. Danny wins the coveted Political Junkie button.