Not a chance in hell. This is far more likely to have been done to sabotage his political career more than anything else, and there's far more chance of that happening than the opposite.
Yes, one mistake, one slip is all it takes to get one's carrier in politics buried. He surely didn't think it through when he made that twit; unless it was all intentional.
If he's an amateur, he's gone.
If this affair had been planned in advance, he must have assessed all his risks.