Former Republican Politicians

Divorces\Affairs


Date
ConservativePositionTypeSummary
05/17/11Arnold SchwarzeneggerFormer Governor [R-CA]InfidelitySchwarzenegger fathered a child with longtime member of household staff
05/09/11Arnold SchwarzeneggerFormer Governor [R-CA]InfidelityArnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver separated due to multiple infidelities
04/21/11Mary Bono MackFormer U.S. Respresentative [...DivorceMary Bono-Mack divorced her husband in 2005
05/18/10Mark SouderFormer U.S. Respresentative [...InfidelityHad an affair with a married staffer
2010 JANJim GibbonsFormer Governor [R-NV]DivorceJim Gibbons and his wife are divorced in 2010
2008Chip PickeringFormer Republican PoliticianInfidelityPickering had an affair while in office at the C Street/Fellowship house.
05/17/08Scott MuschanyFormer PoliticianInfidelityMuschany admitted to a 2 year long extramarital affair
2007 DECJohn EnsignFormer U.S. Senator [R-NV]InfidelityJohn Ensign admits to having an affair with a campaign staffer.
2006Connie MackFormer U.S. Respresentative [...DivorceDivorced in 2006
2004 AUGVito FossellaFormer U.S. Respresentative [...InfidelityVito Fossella admits to fathering a child in an extramarital affair
2003Steven LaTouretteFormer U.S. Respresentative [...DivorceDivorced his wife over the phone.
2003Steven LaTouretteFormer U.S. Respresentative [...InfidelitySteven LaTourette cheated on his wife with a lobbyist, then asked her for a divorce over the phone.
2003Roy AshburnFormer State SenatorDivorceArrest fallout: Fellow politician says Ashburn lives 'secret life'
2002Joe WalshFormer U.S. Respresentative [...DivorceLaura Walsh and Joe Walsh divorced in 2002
2002 JULRudy GiulianiFormer Mayor ofDivorceRudy Giuliani divorces his second wife Donna Hanover
2000 APRNewt GingrichFormer Speaker of the HouseDivorceNewt Gingrich and Marianne Ginther finalize divorce
05/01/99Rudy GiulianiFormer Mayor ofInfidelityRudy Giuliani had a long affair with Judith Nathan and eventually left his wife to marry her
1997Linda LingleFormer Governor [R-HI]DivorceLinda Lingle divorces second husband, William Crockett
1994kit bondFormer U.S. Senator [R-MO]DivorceIn 1994, Bond's wife, Carolyn, filed for a divorce, which was finalized the following year.
1993Mitch DanielsFormer Governor [R-IN]DivorceDivorced in 1993
1993Curtis ColemanFormer PoliticianDivorceCurtis Coleman was divorced in 1993
1993 NOVNewt GingrichFormer Speaker of the HouseInfidelityNewt Gingrich and Callista Bisek have affair
1986 NOVBob BarrFormer U.S. Respresentative [...DivorceBob Barr divorces Gail Barr
1985 JUNBob BarrFormer U.S. Respresentative [...InfidelityBob Barr has affair on his first wife, Gail, with soon-to-be second wife, Jeri
1983Dan BurtonFormer U.S. Respresentative [...InfidelityDan Burton had an affair in 1983 that produced a child.
1982Rudy GiulianiFormer Mayor ofInfidelityRudy Giuliani dated his soon to be second wife before his first divorce finalized
08/12/82Rudy GiulianiFormer Mayor ofDivorceRudy Giuliani divorced his first wife Regina Peruggi
1981 FEBNewt GingrichFormer Speaker of the HouseDivorceNewt Gingrich divorced Jackie Battley
1980 APRNewt GingrichFormer Speaker of the HouseInfidelityNewt Gingrich had affair on first wife with Marianne Ginther.
1976Bob BarrFormer U.S. Respresentative [...DivorceBob Barr divorced his first wife
1975Linda LingleFormer Governor [R-HI]DivorceLinda Lingle divorces Charles Lingle
1973Sue MyrickFormer U.S. Respresentative [...InfidelityConfesses to having a relationship with her husband while he was still married to his previous wife
1972Buddy RoemerFormer Governor [R-LA]DivorceDivorces his wife,Frances Demler
1969Kay Bailey HutchisonFormer U.S. Senator [R-TX]DivorceKay Bailey Hutchison divorced her first husband in 1969