Jeff Bartos, a former intern for former Democrat President Bill Clinton — now running as a Republican in Pennsylvania’s U.S. Senate primary — is laundering allegations dismissed by a court and expunged by a judge against his opponent Sean Parnell after former GOP President Donald Trump endorsed Parnell.
The move, which smacks of desperation from a candidate with close ties to Democrats attempting to revive his flailing campaign after Trump endorsed his opponent, came out in a Philadelphia Inquirer article late Tuesday evening.
Bartos, the Inquirer’s Jonathan Tamari wrote, believes Parnell is “unelectable” because Parnell’s wife — with whom Parnell has been going through a bitter divorce for the past few years — sought protective orders against him in 2017 and 2018. Interestingly, however, both orders were expunged by the court — and neither were extended. The first was dropped after the two sides agreed to terms some