US Rep. Joe Barton apologizes for nude photo
DALLAS — Texas Congressman Joe Barton is apologizing after a nude photo of him circulated on social media.
Barton released a statement Wednesday saying that while separated from his second wife, prior to their divorce, he had sexual relationships "with other mature adult women."
Barton announced his re-election bid this month.
His spokeswoman told The Dallas Morning News that Barton has no plans to step down.
Barton joined the U.S. House in 1985.