From Illinois Review:
In response to the Chicago Sun-Times article about his child support, former Congressman Joe Walsh responded this evening stating the report is “an absolute lie,” and that he “will no longer stand for it.”
In a statement sent to Illinois Review, and posted on his Facebook page, Walsh wrote:
My three kids are 25, 22, and 18-years-old. His youngest son will be emancipated in May of this year when he graduates from high school. Two weeks ago, I did what every other father who is paying child support is supposed to do — by law — when their employment situation changes — I modified my support agreement. With my Congressional term ending on January 3, and with my ex-wife having been paid in full through my term in Congress, by law, I filed a modification of my support payments for my remaining unemancipated child for these next four months. This modification called for me to pay my ex-wife 20% of my net income during these four months, which is my responsibility by law.
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