List of family values politicians who have been caught having affairs. Politicians often run their successful campaigns on the idea of family values. Some strut their perfect looking families in front of the cameras to prove how important traditional families are to them. Other politicians push forward legislation to ban same sex marriage because of their so-called family first views. However, more often than not those politicians who are the loudest about their traditional family views are the ones who are caught with their pants down, so to speak. Their opinions on family values are proved hypocritical their affairs are revealed.
The politicians on this list had very public affairs,despite their traditional family views. Many of these politicians hold the highest level of office, from the President of the United States to the Prime Minister of Ireland. Other politicians hold lawmaker positions and use their influence to take away the rights of same-sex families. Political influence makes the news of many of these affairs controversial because of the possible abuse of power.
What family values politicians have had extramarital affairs? This list features politicians of different levels of powers whose hypocritical views make them prime targets for ridicule.
Birthplace: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Party (if partisan): Republican Party
Titles: Speakersee more on Newt Gingrich
Birthplace: Hope, AR Micropolitan Statistical Area, Arkansas, Hempstead County, United States of America, + more
Party (if partisan): Democratic Party
Titles: President, Governorsee more on Bill Clinton
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Titles: Prime ministersee more on Silvio Berlusconi
Birthplace: Texas, Denison, Contiguous United States, United States of America, Grayson County, + more
Titles: Presidentsee more on Dwight D. Eisenhower