History's steamiest political sex scandals

Published On: Oct 24 2011 10:52:38 AM EDT   Updated On: Nov 04 2013 12:26:04 PM EST
Scandals date back to time of founding fathers

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

Steamiest Politcal Scandals 12 - Mark Foley
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In September 2006, ABC News reported that Florida Rep. Mark Foley had sent sexually explicit e-mail messages and instant messages to a former congressional page. The revelations prompted even more pages to come forward, alleging a history of inappropriate conduct by Foley dating back at least 10 years. Foley resigned from office on Sept. 29, 2006.

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