History's steamiest political sex scandals

Published On: Oct 24 2011 09:55:10 AM CDT   Updated On: May 06 2014 11:11:37 AM CDT

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 10 - James McGreevey
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On Aug. 12, 2004, New Jersey Gov. James McGreevey announced: "I am a gay American." The married governor said he had "engaged in an adult consensual affair with another man" -- whom his aides immediately named as his homeland security adviser Golan Cipel -- and that he would resign effective Nov. 15, 2004.

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