He is old enough to be her father!
Rep. Steve Cohen first claimed the young woman was the daughter of a family friend. Later, he revealed she is his own daughter.
Democratic Rep. Steve Cohen of Tennessee has set tongues wagging in Washington with what were perceived to be flirty tweets to a gorgeous blonde university student.
But after hours of speculation and comparisons to disgraced former Rep. Anthony Weiner, Cohen made the shocking admission to local and national television outlets that the tweets were fatherly rather than flirtatious.
He told NBC News he only learned he had a daughter three years ago.
Read more: NY Daily News.
The parrot wanted my number… ☺ twitter.com/victoria_brink…
— Victoria Brink (@victoria_brink) January 27, 2013
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