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Constitution Party candidate Jack Mc Lain was his only opponent in 2002.
He was re-elected in 2002 with 79 percent of the vote and in 2004 with 68 percent of the vote. He spent most of his tenure in Congress as a member of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee.
Foley held a press conference to denounce the “revolting” rumors and stated that his sexual orientation was unimportant, but did not specifically deny the rumors.
A few weeks later, he withdrew his candidacy, saying his father's battle with cancer had caused him to reassess his perspective on life (the seat was later won by Republican Mel Martinez).
Foley had raised million in campaign contributions before withdrawing.
In the House, Foley was one of the foremost opponents of child pornography.
Foley also succeeded in getting a law passed that allows volunteer youth-serving organizations like the Boy Scouts of America and Boys and Girls Clubs to have access to FBI fingerprint background checks.
President Bush signed it into law as part of the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006.More pages came forward, alleging a history of inappropriate conduct by Foley dating back at least 10 years.Foley had been warned about the matter in 2005 by another House Republican and the House Clerk.Mark Adam Foley (born September 8, 1954) is a former member of the United States House of Representatives.He served from 1995 until 2006, representing the 16th District of Florida as a member of the Republican Party, before resigning due to revelations that he had sent sexually explicit messages to teenaged boys who had served as congressional pages.