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WJLA, March 22, 2012

PHOTOS: Political sex scandals

It was revealed Thursday that former presidential candidate John Edwards has been named as a client in New York City’s so-called “Soccer Mom Madam” prostitution scheme, Politico reports. Edwards has denied the report. Here's a look back at other sex scandals that have rocked the political arena.

 

Herman Cain

In October 2011, it was revealed that then-presidential candidate Cain had been accused of sexual harassment in the '90s. Two of the four women accusing him of misconduct have come forward. Cain has denounced the allegations against him and is no longer in the running for the Republican presidential nomination.

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