History's steamiest political sex scandals

POSTED: 10:55 AM Oct 24 2011   UPDATED: 2:23 PM Oct 31 2014

Politics has been marred by sex scandals throughout American history. Take a look at some of the steamiest.

Steamiest Politcal Scandals 16 - John Edwards
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Former Sen. John Edwards admitted on Aug. 8, 2008, that he engaged in an extramarital affair with Rielle Hunter, a filmmaker who produced clips of Edwards' presidential campaign. Edwards fathered a child with Hunter.


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