Herschel Walker Says There Are 52 States

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There are 50 states successful the United States of America.

But successful an interrogation Tuesday, Georgia GOP Senate campaigner Herschel Walker said determination were 52.

Walker was going aft Stacey Abrams, the Democratic campaigner for governor, for precocious saying, “I americium bushed of proceeding astir [Georgia] being the champion authorities successful the state to bash concern erstwhile we are the worst authorities successful the state to live.”

Abrams cited the state’s problems with intelligence wellness treatment, maternal mortality, incarceration rates and wages. Republicans seized upon the remark and utilized it to knock her, though Abrams said she stood by her content that Republican Brian Kemp is “a failed governor, who doesn’t attraction astir the radical of Georgia.”

In an interview Tuesday with the Clay Travis and Buck Sexton Show, Walker said Abrams should spell unrecorded successful different authorities ― saying she had 51 others from which to choose.

“If you don’t judge successful the country, permission and spell determination else,” helium said. “If it’s the worst state, wherefore are you here? Why don’t you permission ― spell to another? There’s, what, 51 much different states that you tin spell to?”

“Herschel misspoke ― helium evidently knows determination are 50 states,” spokeswoman Mallory Blount told HuffPost.

Walker is simply a erstwhile NFL prima whose run has been filled with controversies and misstatements.

He has faced domestic unit allegations, and recently, claims of being an absent father. Walker has talked often astir his 22-year-old lad Christian and railed against fatherless homes. But The Daily Beast reported that Walker really has three different children helium doesn’t speech astir publicly. He has since acknowledged his 4 children, saying helium “never denied immoderate of my kids.”

Walker has besides said he’s skeptical of evolution, pointing to the information that apes and humans coexist.

“At 1 time, subject said antheral came from apes, did it not? ... If that is true, wherefore are determination inactive apes? Think astir it,” Walker said successful March.

After the massacre successful Uvalde, Texas, Walker called for “a department that tin look astatine young men that’s looking astatine women that’s looking astatine societal media,” arsenic a solution to curb schoolhouse shootings, but it was not wide what that was oregon however it would lick the problem.

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