The lady who mentioned she had an abortion that Republican Senate nominee Herschel Walker had paid for in 2009 can also be the mom of one among his identified youngsters, The Daily Beast reported Wednesday.
In an explosive report printed by The Daily Beast earlier this week, the nameless lady mentioned that whereas she was relationship Walker, now an anti-abortion candidate in Georgia, he urged her to have an abortion after which reimbursed her. She supplied paperwork, together with a picture of a personal examine she mentioned he despatched to repay her for the abortion.
Walker, a former faculty soccer and NFL standout, known as the accusation a “flat-out lie.” On Fox News on Wednesday morning, he was requested if he knew who the lady might be. “Not at all,” he mentioned. “And that’s what I hope everyone can see. It’s sort of like everyone is anonymous, or everyone is leaking, and they want you to confess to something you have no clue about. But it just shows how desperate [Democrats] are right now.”
It’s stunning Walker had bother figuring out her identification. She’s apparently the mom of one of many youngsters he has publicly acknowledged as his personal.
The Daily Beast mentioned the lady had proved she is the mom of one among his youngsters.
She advised the information outlet she was “stunned” by his protection.
“But I guess it also doesn’t shock me that maybe there are just so many of us that he truly doesn’t remember,” she mentioned. “But then again, if he really forgot about it, that says something, too.”
When Walker began his marketing campaign, he had not publicly disclosed that he had multiple baby ― 23-year-old son Christian Walker ― whom he co-parented along with his ex-wife. But in June, it was disclosed that he had one other son, age 10, with one other lady. Days later, one other report surfaced, main him to verify he additionally had a 13-year-old son and a daughter that he fathered in faculty.
Walker has been a frequent critic of absentee fathers. He’s additionally claimed to be vehemently against abortion rights and mentioned in May he’d help a ban on the process with no exceptions.
The lady who spoke to The Daily Beast mentioned that originally she’d determined to return ahead as a result of “I just can’t with the hypocrisy anymore.”
“He didn’t accept responsibility for the kid we did have together, and now he isn’t accepting responsibility for the one that we didn’t have,” she mentioned in Wednesday’s revelation. “That says so much about how he views the role of women in childbirth, versus his own. And now he wants to take that choice away from other women and couples entirely.”
After the primary story broke earlier this week, Christian Walker lashed out in a collection of tweets.
“I know my mom and I would really appreciate if my father Herschel Walker stopped lying and making a mockery of us,” tweeted Christian Walker, a conservative social media influencer. “You’re not a ‘family man’ when you left us to bang a bunch of women, threatened to kill us, and had us move over 6 times in 6 months running from your violence.”
Herschel Walker has additionally been accused of violence and home abuse by a number of ladies, together with Christian Walker’s mom, Cindy DeAngelis Grossman, to whom he was married from 1983 to 2002.
Need assist? In the U.S., name 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) for the National Domestic Violence Hotline.