Chris Peden, the challenger in the Republican primary for the 14th Congressional District, revealed Tuesday afternoon that he’s had to relocate his children because of telephone death threats.
Peden made the announcement at the Victoria County Republican Women’s luncheon at the Oak Room, where he was a scheduled speaker along with Debra Medina, congressional campaign coordinator for incumbent congressman Ron Paul.
Peden has been receiving prank calls and death threats over the phone, Peden said. Peden took the threats seriously enough to relocate his children. He had been receiving the calls at his office for a while but he just started receiving them at home, he said.
Peden wasn’t implying the Ron Paul campaign was involved, he said. “I know Dr. Ron Paul and I know that he would in no way condone such behavior,” Peden said. “But I do want him to put out a statement asking for i
|Liveleak on Facebook|