Republican Online Affairs with Unfaithful Communication

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Displaying 6 Scandals
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  • Steve Montenegro [R-AZ]
    engaged in an online affair with a Republican digital media coordinator and received a topless photograph of her while also being a married pastor who publicly professed to be a "leader of virtue"
    22 Feb 2018
    According to an exclusive report by AZ Central
  • Wes Goodman [R-OH]
    sexted and had phone and cybersex with at least one congressional staffer and a number of other men while also being married
    21 Nov 2017
  • Matthew Shirk [R-FL]
    discussed showering and having sex with three subordinates in private messages, sent one a private message that said "I think if we had sex there would be very minimal awkwardness afterwards," drank to excess with them in his office and later fired all three after his wife caught him
    05 Jan 2017
    According to an exclusive report by The Florida Times-Union
  • Jeremy Durham [R-TN]
    solicited erotic pictures from three unsuspecting female legislative staff over dozens of sexualized texts and social media messages while also being married
    13 Jul 2016
    According to a report from the Tennessee Attorney General
  • John Diehl [R-MO]
    exchanged sexually charged text messages with a college freshman and congressional intern decades younger than him while also being married with three children
    14 May 2015
    According to an exclusive report by The Kansas City Star
  • Chris Lee [R-NY]
    emailed a shirtless photo of himself to a woman he found on a "Women Seeking Men" messaging board and lied about his marital status in his message to her
    11 Feb 2011
    According to an exclusive report by Gawker picked up by mainstream media