History's steamiest political sex scandals

Published On: Oct 24 2011 10:55:10 AM EDT   Updated On: May 06 2014 12:11:37 PM EDT

Saying "It's time to burn the beret and bury the blue dress," Monica Lewinsky is writing for the first time about her affair in the 1990s with President Bill Clinton. Take a look at some of history's steamiest political sex scandals.

Steamiest Politcal Scandals 15 - Eliot Spitzer
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New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer was caught on a federal wiretap arranging to meet in a Washington hotel room Feb. 13, 2008, with a prostitute from a call-girl business known as the Emperors Club VIP. Spitzer was not named in the complaint but was referenced as "Client 9," according to law enforcement officials. The complaint indicated that he had used the prostitution service before, although it was not known how often. Spitzer resigned from the governor's post, but has made a comeback in 2013 to run for New York City controller.

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