Former New York State Governor Eliot Spitzer (D) officially announced his return to politics after a five-year hiatus due to scandal with his bid for the Democrat nod for New York City Comptroller and the sharks are already chomping at his heels.
Feature Thumbnail Photo Caption and Credit: Eliot Spitzer is surrounded by media as he tries to collect signatures for his run for New York City Comptroller in New York, Monday, July 8, 2013. Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer, who stepped down in 2008 amid a prostitution scandal, says he is planning a political comeback with a run for New York City comptroller.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig)