John Edwards

John Edwards Johnny Reid "John" Edwards (born June 10, 1953) is an American lawyer and former politician who served as a U.S. Senator from North Carolina. He was the Democratic nominee for Vice President in 2004, and was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2004 and 2008.

Edwards defeated incumbent Republican Lauch Faircloth in North Carolina's 1998 Senate election. Towards the end of his single six-year term, he sought the Democratic Party's nomination in the 2004 presidential election. He eventually became the 2004 Democratic candidate for vice president, the running mate of presidential nominee Senator John Kerry of Massachusetts.

Following Kerry's loss to incumbent President George W. Bush, Edwards began working full-time at the One America Committee, a political action committee he established in 2001, and was appointed director of the Center on Poverty, Work and Opportunity at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law. He was also a consultant for Fortress Investment Group LLC.

Following his 2008 campaign, Edwards was indicted by a federal grand jury on June 3, 2011 on six felony charges of violating multiple federal campaign contribution laws to cover up an extramarital affair to which he admitted. Edwards was found not guilty on one count, and the judge declared a mistrial on the remaining five charges, as the jury was unable to come to an agreement. The Justice Department dropped the remaining charges and did not attempt to retry Edwards. Edwards was not convicted of a crime, but the revelation that he engaged in an extramarital affair and fathered a child while his wife, Elizabeth, was dying of cancer gravely damaged his public image and ended his career in politics. Provided by Wikipedia

by Edwards, John
Published 1719
Printed for B. Gray, and J. Edwards, at their shops on the north and south side of the Town-House, in King Street

by Edwards, John
Published 1990
Springer US

by Edwards, John
Published 1731
printed by E. Say, and sold by W. Meadows in Cornhill, B. Motte and T. Worrall in Fleet-Street, and J. Crownfield in St. Paul's Church-Yard

by Edwards, John
Published 1718
printed for R. Cruttenden, and T. Cox, at the Bible and Three-Crowns, in Cheapside, near Mercers-Chappel

by Edwards, John
Published 1705
Printed for J. Robinson, J. Lawrence, and J. Wyat

by Edwards, John
Published 1756
Printed by Henry Cock, in Bloomsbuty Market, for John Edwards; and may be had at his house in Leeds

by Edwards, John
Published 1792
printed by John Thompson; and sold by J. Johnson, St. Paul's Church-Yard, London

by Edwards, John
Published 1706
printed for J. Robinson, J. Lawrence, and J. Wyat

by Edwards, John
Published 1707
Printed for Jonathan Robinson, John Lawrence, and John Wyat

by Edwards, John
Published 1712
Printed for the author, and sold by John Morphew near Stationers-Hall

by Edwards, John
Published 1725
by S. Kneeland, for J. Edwards, at his shop on the north-side of the Town House

by Edwards, John
Published 1797
Printed by George Hough, for Francis Mitchel, of Hopkinton, N.H

by Edwards, John
Published 1782

by Edwards, John
Published 1770
Printed for the author; and sold by J. Edmonson, painter to Her Majesty, in Warwick-Street, Golden-Star and J. Walter, at Homer's Head, Charing-Cross

by Edwards, John
Published 1744
printed; and sold at R. Bemton's pamphlet-shop in Brook-Street, Grosvenor-Square; and at J. Malpas's toy-shop in Greek-Street, Soho: Where may be had, Mr. Cennick's Hymn Books, &c

by Edwards, John
Published 1710
printed for Jonathan Robinson, John Lawrence, and John Wyat