Trey Radel apologizes to GOP colleagues

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House aides say Trey Radel has apologized to his Republican colleagues.

The aides say Radel was emotional as he spoke briefly during a closed-door meeting of House Republicans, reports the Associated Press. They said Radel thanked lawmakers who reached out to him, said he was in a good place and had found a good support group.

One aide said the lawmakers responded with moderate applause.

The aides spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren’t authorized to discuss the private meeting by name.

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