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Rep. Pat Meehan’s puppy love account strains credulity | Maria Panaritis

January 24, 2018 GMT

By Staff

I put my glasses on and read the sentences over and over. Maybe I needed a hieroglyphics translator — a protractor, even? Because no matter what I did, I just couldn’t size up what U.S. Rep. Patrick Meehan was saying Tuesday in his grand disclosure that a decades-younger former aide who accused him of sexual harassment was his “soul mate.”

I examined every word of what Meehan told Jonathan Tamari of The Inquirer and Daily News Tuesday about the New York Times disclosures that Meehan spent thousands of dollars in taxpayer money to hush the complainant. I also read what the Delaware County Daily Times reported.

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