John Edwards Indictment on Newsfeed - 2004 Presidential nominee John Edwards is facing possible indictment for misusing donated campaign money. John allegedly used one million dollars to try to cover up his affair and love child with video journalist Rielle Hunter during his 2008 Presidential run. Which raises the question…what went wrong? I mean you know how much I could cover up with a million dollars? A lot. And why are there all these stories about men cheating on their wives? I’m ready for some women to get real unfaithful out there! Come on girls let’s unite in infidelity! Oh wait we’re not heartless… and much better liars.