OpinionOpinion L.A.

Worst: Loyalty trumps common sense

ElectionsPoliticsU.S. CongressRoderick WrightJesse Jackson Jr.Charles B. Rangel
In October I posted a photo essay listing seven politicians who had amply demonstrated their unsuitability for elected office but who had a strong chance of keeping their seats anyway. Four of the seven were, in fact, reelected, proving that voters in their districts either weren't paying... Bebeto Matthews / Associated Press