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Herschel Walker's U.S. Senate campaign is in trouble. The former NFL star's own campaign staff says he can't be trusted to tell the truth.

Walker came clean after the Daily Beast exposed his "secret" son.
 
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Walker explained that he kept his children a secret from the public to protect their privacy.

According to the Daily Beast, Walker's advisers held a meeting with him earlier this year to discuss the 10-year-old son in the Daily Beast article.

Walker reportedly denied having other children besides 22-year-old son, Christian Walker.

According to the Daily Beast's Roger Sollenberger, Walker's staffers knew their boss was going to lie.

They were armed with documents proving his paternity. Eventually, Walker admitted the boy was his, but he insisted no other secret kids existed.

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After he admitted to the existence of the 10-year-old boy in June, Walker's campaign manager Scott Paradise went to Walker with a question: Be honest — are there any other kids? No, Walker said.

That was before Walker admitted to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that he had 2 more children - a son, 13, and an adult daughter that his own staffers didn't know about.
 
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Three campaign staffers separately referred to their boss as a "pathological liar".

According to Vanity Fair, Walker's staff wouldn't be surprised if there were 10, 12, or 20 more children.

Walker lies "like he's breathing," one advisor told the Daily Beast.

"He's lied so much that we don't know what's true," the staffer added.

Walker's aide said that advisers have "zero" trust in him.

All of the staffers who spoke to the Daily Beast are still employed by Walker.

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Herschel Walker went on the defensive to control the damage to his public image after he admitted being a father of four out-of-wedlock children.

Walker was a trending topic on Twitter on Friday after he admitted he was the father of a 13-year-old boy and an adult daughter.

During an appearance at the Faith and Freedom Coalition conference in Nashville, Tennessee, on Saturday, Walker said "I've never denied any of my kids. I love them more than I love anything."

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Last week, Walker, 60, who is campaigning for the US Senate, admitted he fathered a 10-year-old boy after The Daily Beast published an article about the child.

Herschel acknowledged that he is not in his 10-year-old son's life.

Walker has publicly claimed his 22-year-old son Christian Walker, but the public was unaware of his other three children.

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Christian Walker (right) also trended on social media over the weekend.

Twitter users tagged Christian in the comments of a video he made telling deadbeats dads, "Get home! Raise your kids! Kids need a man in the home raising them."

Herschel Walker routinely lectured Black men about not being fathers to their children. He softened his message after entering the US Senate race.

"I want all African Americans out there to know, even though you may leave the mom, don't leave the child," he said in an interview last month with Atlanta rapper Killer Mike.

On Saturday, he said, "I knew what I signed up for when I got into this [Senate race] and they don't realize that."

He then invoked a biblical scripture: "I need to let them know that no weapon formed against me shall ever prosper."

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Herschel Walker admits he has 2 more children. The Republican Georgia Senate candidate acknowledged he had four children on Thursday.

Walker's four children became public knowledge just one day after it was revealed he has a 10-year-old son. The news was reported by The Daily Beast.

Walker, 60, confirmed to The Daily Beast that he has a total of four children — three sons and an adult daughter he fathered when he was 20 in college.

The Daily Beast reported that the 10-year-old boy's mother sued Walker in 2013 for child support and to prove paternity. The DNA test revealed Walker was the father and he was forced to pay child support when the boy was two years old. The child has Walker's last name, but he is not present in the boy's life.

Until this week, the Heisman Trophy had only publicly spoken about one of his children — his 22-year-old son, Christian Walker.

In addition to the 10-year-old son, Walker has a 13-year-old boy.

Until this week, the ex-NFL star had only publicly spoken about his 22-year-old son, Christian Walker.

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"I have a 17-year-old, Christian. I love that dude. I love him to death," Walker said in 2017. "He's 17, he's trying to pull away. I tell him, 'Hey, dude, until you're big enough to throw me off, boy I'm going to kiss you and hug you."

Walker added, "if you got a child, hug your child every day."

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Former NFL running back Herschel Walker admits he has a 10-year-old son who he has never publicly claimed.

Walker, who is campaigning for the U.S. Senate, revealed his secret son after The Daily Beast published a report about the child.

The Daily Beast reported that the child's mother sued Walker in 2013 for child support and to prove paternity. The DNA test revealed Walker was the father and he was forced to pay child support when the boy was two years old. The child has Walker's last name but he is not present in the boy's life.

Walker's campaign manager, Scott Paradise, said in a statement to DailyMail.com that Walker provides financial support for the child and is proud of his children.

"Herschel had a child years ago when he wasn't married. He's supported the child and continues to do so. He's proud of his children. To suggest that Herschel is 'hiding' the child because he hasn't used him in his political campaign is offensive and absurd."

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The Heisman Trophy winner and former Dallas Cowboys star has only publicly claimed his 22-year-old son, Christian, who is openly gay.

Walker, 60, has spoken out against fatherless homes in the Black community. He has lectured other men about abandoning their children.

In a 2020 interview, Walker said, "if you have a child with a woman — even if you have to leave that woman — you don't leave that child."

According to government statistics, fatherless homes is the number 1 problem in America.

A child without a father is more likely to grow up and commit crimes, be poor, or drop out of school and end up in prison.

Politician Bakari Sellers tweeted on Tuesday:

"Herschel Walker out here lecturing black men on fatherhood and ain't seen his kid since Obama's first term."

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"I have a 17-year-old, Christian. I love that dude. I love him to death," Walker said in 2017. "He's 17, he's trying to pull away. I tell him, 'Hey, dude, until you're big enough to throw me off, boy I'm going to kiss you and hug you."

Walker added, "if you got a child, hug your child every day."

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Herschel Walker's son Christian Walker said the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin was another incident of a "crazy violent criminal" getting shot by police.

Blake, who is Black, was shot by a white police officer who was attempting to arrest Blake on an outstanding warrant for domestic assault and sex crimes against two minor girls.

Blake, 29, survived his injuries but he was paralyzed from the waist down and he will wear a colostomy bag for the rest of his life.

In a video posted to Twitter on Monday, Christian said the shooting was another incident of a criminal refusing to follow directions from police officers and getting consequences for it.

"Jacob Blake, oh yeah he was a felon sexual assaulter, he was a domestic abuser and had given cops trouble in the past. There was a warrant out for his arrest," Christian said.
 

Christian made the statement after his famous NFL legend dad spoke at the Republican National Convention in Charlotte.

Christian urged police to "show us the body cam" video to prevent Black Lives Matter protesters from "pulling another George Floyd with us".

Floyd is a Black man who was killed by a white police officer in Minneapolis on May 25.

In related news, former Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher slammed NBA players for boycotting their playoff games to protest Blake's shooting.

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Urlacher compared the NBA's protest to the time former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre played the day his dad died.

"Brett Favre played the MNF game the day his dad died, threw 4 TDs in the first half, and was a legend for playing in the face of adversity," he wrote on his Instagram Story. "NBA players boycott the playoffs because a dude reaching for a knife, wanted on a felony sexual assault warrant, was shot by police."

Wisconsin State Attorney General Josh Kaul told reporters this week that Blake admitted he had a knife on him when officers arrived to serve a warrant for his arrest on sex crime charges involving two teenage girls.

Police found a knife on the floorboard of his SUV after the shooting.

"In the vehicle he did not have a weapon," said criminal attorney Patrick Salvi Jr. on Wednesday. "I can't speak directly to what he owned, but what I can say is his three children were in the car and that was in the front of his mind. That is the most important thing to him in his life: his family and his children."

A GoFundMe page raised $2 million for Blake's medical expenses.

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