Now that Virginia GOP Gov. Bob McDonnell has been found guilty of corruption, fraud and bribery, his name could be added to a long list of top state officials who have had to take the walk from the statehouse to the big house.
McDonnell wept as the guilty verdicts were read. The lifestyle he grew accustomed to as governor — which included a luxury vacation in Cape Cod worth more than $7,000 — is about as far as you can get from where he could be headed next. The conviction Thursday could mean decades in federal prison for him and his wife, Maureen; they are expected be sentenced in January 2015.
Here's a list of other recent governors convicted of crimes committed while in office:
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