On March 21,Edwards recorded his first podcast  with his wife. After Edwards' January 21,admission that he fathered a child with his mistressElizabeth legally separated from him and intended to file for divorce after a mandatory one-year waiting period. Political positions Extramarital affair " Two Americas ". Edwards says he opposes gay marriage "because of my own personal views. Edwards served on the U.
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The Los Angeles Times. On December 28,John Edwards officially announced his candidacy for President in the election from the yard of a home in New Orleans, Louisianathat was being rebuilt after Hurricane Katrina destroyed it. The president is just one person, and he alone cannot bend that arc.
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