Herschel Walker’s Senate marketing campaign lower ties with its political director on Wednesday, CNN has discovered, the transfer coming simply days after The Day by day Beast reported that the Georgia Republican paid for a woman’s abortion greater than a decade in the past.
The departure of Taylor Crowe, who in the past held the similar function on ex-GOP Sen. David Perdue’s failed bid for Georgia governor this yr, comes simply weeks earlier than Election Day within the the most important Senate contest in opposition to Democratic incumbent Raphael Warnock. With an calmly break up Senate, Republicans are hoping to flip the Georgia seat as they give the impression of being to take keep watch over of the chamber.
Two folks accustomed to the topic stated Crowe was once fired after suspected leaking to individuals of the media. It’s unclear if there have been every other components at play.
Walker marketing campaign supervisor Scott Paradise declined to remark when reached via CNN on Friday. Crowe himself didn’t reply to more than one requests for remark.
CNN has now not been in a position to independently test the allegation in opposition to Walker, who has repeatedly denied that he ever paid for an abortion.