History's steamiest political sex scandals

Published On: Oct 24 2011 09:55:10 AM CDT   Updated On: Oct 31 2014 01:23:08 PM CDT

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

Steamiest Politcal Scandals 17 - Mark Sanford
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After his whereabouts were unknown for several days, South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford admitted he had affair with a woman from Argentina. Sanford resigned as chairman of the Republican Governors Association and he and his wife eventually divorced.

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