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New Push to Impeach Alabama Governor Amid Sex Scandal

NATIONAL | Apr 3
Gov. Robert Bentley has acknowledged making inappropriate sexual remarks to a female adviser while he was married.

Americans Split over Safety of U.S. Drinking Water

CORPORATE | By Ed White and Emily Swanson | Mar 6
When it comes to water, only about half of Americans are very confident in the safety of what's flowing from their tap, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.

Sarah Palin and Family Reportedly Involved in Drunken Brawl

FAMILY | By EDGE | Sep 11
Several news sources report that former GOP vice presidential hopeful and half-term governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin and her family were involved in a drunken melee outside of Anchorage last weekend.

La. Congressman Asks for Forgiveness After Video

POLITICS | Apr 8
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

NATIONAL | Feb 11
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

POLITICS | By Kerry Lester | Jun 20
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

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 18
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

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 2
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’

POLITICS | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 17
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

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

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