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As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

Former NFL star Herschel Walker is considering a U.S. Senate bid in Georgia. A review of public records sheds new light on a turbulent personal history. The documents detail accusations that Walker repeatedly threatened his ex-wife’s life. Walker has at times been open about his long struggle with mental illness.
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As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

At first glance, Herschel Walker has a coveted political profile for a potential Senate candidate in Georgia. The documents detail accusations that Walker repeatedly threatened his ex-wife’s life, exaggerated claims of financial success and alarmed business associates with unpredictable behavior. Walker, now 59, has at times been open about his long struggle with mental illness, writing at length in a 2008 book about being diagnosed with disso…

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
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As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

Herschel Walker appears to have a coveted political profile for a potential Senate candidate in Georgia

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
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As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

Herschel Walker appears to have a coveted political profile for a potential Senate candidate in Georgia

2 months ago|United States
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As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

ATLANTA (AP) — At first glance, Herschel Walker has a coveted political profile for a potential Senate candidate in Georgia. He was a football hero at the University of Georgia before his long NFL career.

2 months ago|United States
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Pro-Trump NFL Great Herschel Walker Mulls Senate Run Amid Serious Concerns

GOP Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp said Walker "could bring a lot of things to the table" but "there's also a lot of questions out there."

2 months ago|United States
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NFL Superstar On Woke Olympians: If You ‘Don’t Like The Rules, Why Are You Here?’

NFL Hall of Famer football player Herschel Walker has one question for the U.S. Olympians who are protesting America at the Tokyo games: “Why are you here?”Walker, who was a member of the U.S. Olympic bobsled team in the 1990s, said his time as an Olympian made him more patriotic.“People think I’m very harsh when I say this,” Walker said Friday on Fox News. “This is the United States of America, and if people don’t like the rules here — and ther…

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Herschel Walker’s Turbulent Past

“At first glance, Herschel Walker has a coveted political profile for a potential Senate candidate in Georgia," the Associated Press reports.“But a review of hundreds of pages of public records tied to Walker’s business ventures and his divorce, including many not previously reported, shed

2 months ago|New York, United States
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As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

At first glance, Herschel Walker has a coveted political profile for a potential Senate candidate in Georgia.He was a football hero at the University of Georgia before his long NFL career. He’s a business owner whose chicken products are distributed across the U.S. And he’s a Black conservative with backing from former President Donald Trump, a longtime friend.But an Associated Press review of hundreds of pages of public records tied to Walker’s…

2 months ago|Jacksonville, United States
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Herschel Walker knocks woke athletes protesting at the Olympics: 'If people don’t like the rules, why are you here?'

Venerated former professional football player Herschel Walker doesn't understand why there are athletes carrying out performative protests at the Tokyo Olympics. Walker, who competed in the 1992 Winter Olympics, has one simple question for woke athletes protesting at the Olympics: "Why are you here?" Walker, who is rumored to be considering a U.S. Senate run in Georgia, gave an interview to Fox News, where he discussed current-day Olympic athlet…

2 months ago|United States
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As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

ATLANTA (AP) — A homegrown football hero and businessman supported by his longtime friend Donald Trump, Herschel Walker has an attractive profile for Republicans looking to reclaim a U.S. Senate seat in Georgia. But as he decides whether to run, a more complex picture is taking shape. An Associated Press review of Walker’s statements over the years, along with a cache of public records, some including previously unreported details, reflects a...

2 months ago|United States
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BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

12 of these news sources are bias rated
5 lean LEFT
L 50%
C 29%
R 21%
HuffPost
The Daily Beast
New York Magazine
The Independent
abc News
Associated Press News
Political Wire
ny1.com
WSLS
The Daily Wire
The Blaze
Breitbart
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