Politics & Government

Elizabeth Edwards: John is likely to take a paternity test

Elizabeth Edwards says she expects that her husband, former presidential candidate John Edwards, will take a test to determine the paternity of the child born to his former mistress, Rielle Hunter.

“My expectation is that at some point, something happens," Elizabeth Edwards said during an appearance Wednesday night on CNN’s Larry King Live. "I hope that for the sake of this child, that it happens in a quiet way."

Edwards, who appeared on the show to discuss health care, also talked about her family life, reports Rob Christensen.

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