No matter what time of year it is, (be it an American election or otherwise) political sex scandals span both the Democratic and Republican parties. From Political Johns to lowly adulterers, the two are pretty even in terms of sex scandals since 1976. Democrats have edged ahead in recent years though! This is a politician list of sex scandals. For the other side of political sex scandals see the Republican list.This list answers the question what was the worst Democrat sex scandal? Was it John Edwards? Was it Gary Hart? Take a look and see what Democratic politicians got into a heap of trouble because they let sex in the way of their political aspirations.
Posted a Twitter photo to Gennette Cordova, a 21-year-old college student in Seattle, of himself in only a grey underwear with a very distinctive outline (hint, hint).UPDATE: In the aftermath of this scandal, Weiner went on a public apology tour, gained the public's confidence back and started his bid for Mayor of New York. Somehow, he was actually leading the polls in early summer 2013. In late July, it was uncovered that he was still sexting with young 20-something females even while he was appearing publicly apologizing for it, under the pseudonym Carlos Danger.
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
#28 on The Best Political Nicknamessee more on Anthony D. Weiner
Involved in prostitution scandal.
Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York, Riverdale
Profession: Commentator, Politician, Lawyersee more on Eliot Spitzer
Accused of sexually assaulting an unnamed 18-year-old California woman.
Birthplace: Hsinchu, Taiwan
Profession: Politician, Lawyersee more on David Wu