History's steamiest political sex scandals

Published On: Oct 24 2011 09:55:10 AM CDT   Updated On: Oct 05 2016 09:10:31 AM CDT

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

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On Feb. 9, 2011, New York Rep. Christopher Lee resigned after the gossip website Gawker reported that the married congressman had sent a shirtless photo of himself to a woman whose Craigslist ad he answered. He said he was quitting because he regretted actions that hurt his family and others.

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