Elisabeth Meinecke

With his campaign beated and bruised by rumors of sex scandals, Hermain Cain is reassessing his presidential bid.

His explanation regarding the unusually high number of text messages between the two is interesting--that she initiated many of the texts and was asking for money, something consistent with her questionable history.

He said the frenzy has taken an 'emotional toll' on his family.

Elisabeth Meinecke

Elisabeth Meinecke is TOWNHALL MAGAZINE Managing Editor. Follow her on Twitter @lismeinecke.