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Report: Congressman caught kissing staffer on video

04/07/2014 2:51 PM

04/07/2014 2:52 PM

GOP Congressman Vance McAllister of Louisiana was caught on video two days before Christmas kissing and embracing a staffer, reports The Ouachita Citizen.

McAllister campaigned as a devout Christian last fall and has been married for 16 years. He and his wife have five children. On Monday, McAllister said he’s asking his family and constituents for forgiveness, AP and The Citizen reported. In a statement issued Monday, the Republican congressman said, “There’s no doubt I’ve fallen short and I’m asking for forgiveness.”

Read the Ouachita Citzen report here.

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