Secretary of State John Merrill talked to the 953 BEAR Steve Shannon Morning Show about extramarital affair claims that have just become public.

Cesaire McPherson has given vulgar descriptions of the alleged affair, accusations of Merrill using racist language, and alleged physical abuse.

The Secretary of State said he is being harassed by McPherson.
Merrill denied all the accusations.

LISTEN TO JOHN MERRILL ON THE STEVE SHANNON MORNING SHOW HERE.

Merrill is expected to enter the US Senate race to replace Richard Shelby next week.

The National File blog by Patrick Howley features explicit comments and audio from Merrill accuser Cesaire McPherson.