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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.

 

John Edwards

This isn't the first time Edwards, a former senator from North Carolina, has been involved in a sex scandal. Edwards admitted to a 2006 extramarital affair with Rielle Hunter in 2008, and in 2010, he admitted to fathering her child.

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