BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — After reports that Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill is not seeking political office in 2022 due to “poor choices” were made public Wednesday, it sparked memories of other politicians who were removed from office due to scandals.

Here is a list of previous political figures who were caught in hot water:

You can find out more information on 10 governors in the past who have been removed as well by clicking here.