The President of the United States always has a first lady, but some of them also had a mistress to keep them company when they’re not in the Oval Office. Who said you need an advanced law degree from a top university to get into the White House? Check out these 20 White House mistresses who defined political affairs.
FDR & Lucy Mercer
Eleanor Roosevelt discovered the affair between Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Lucy Mercer, and understandably, she was not happy. Eleanor demanded a divorce, but FDR feared it would ruin his political career, and he refused.