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La. Congressman Asks for Forgiveness After Video

Tuesday Apr 8, 2014
Freshman U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister says he’s asking his family and constituents for forgiveness after a West Monroe newspaper published a video that it says shows the congressman kissing a woman who wasn’t his wife.

Male Employee Sues Ill. GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Over Sexual Harassment

Tuesday Feb 11, 2014
A defiant Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford has vowed to remain in the competitive Republican race for governor despite allegations that he sexually assaulted a male employee.

"Appalling" Email in Illinois Spurs New GOP Rift

By Kerry Lester | Thursday Jun 20, 2013
An Illinois Republican official resigned from his leadership post Thursday amid outrage over an email in which he berated a biracial former Miss America as a "street walker" who could fill a law firm’s "minority quota" if she loses her bid for Congress.

Anti-Gay Marriage British Lawmaker Busted for 11-Year Affair

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Dec 18, 2012
A conservative British politician who condemns same-sex marriage & supports traditional marriage has been busted for having an 11-year affair. The mistress exposed the affair after he argued against gay marriage earlier this month.

Sex-Abuse Charges Sinks Del. GOP Pro-Family Candidate

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Nov 2, 2012
A Republican politician in Delaware, who has ties to the anti-gay marriage group Focus on the Family and has been endorsed by Christine O’Donnell, has been charged with 113 counts of sexually abusing a boy in the late ’80s over a 3-year period.

Charlie Crist: ’You Know What I’m Here For’

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Sep 17, 2012
His party might not be the only public switch former Fla. Gov. Charlie Crist is makinggets a big old bear hug from the pizza parlor owner who gave President Barack Obama last week.

Lesbian Sex Scandal Dogs Florida’s Ultra-Right Fla. Lieutenant Governor

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Jul 13, 2012
GOP Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll is being accused of a same-sex affair by an aide who was fired from her team.

Ex-Florida Gov. Crist Accused of Covering Up Gay Affairs

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jun 12, 2012
Charlie Crist, the former governor of Florida, is no stranger to gay rumors. The lastest allegations claim that the politician paid two men to cover up gay affairs.

Romney’s Former Intern Says Gay Rights Flier is Legit

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Jan 30, 2012
Romney has denied that his campaign created and distributed gay rights fliers during the 2002 Boston Gay Pride weekend but a former intern has step forward and claims that the campaign authorized the supportive pink fliers.

Ron Paul’s Viciously Homophobic Statements Revealed

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Dec 30, 2011
Ron Paul’s anti-gay, anti-Semitic and racist newsletters are called into question once again as the politician campaigns for the presidential GOP nomination.