Meehan said earlier this year he would not seek re-election following reports of the settlement.
In a letter to his campaign chairman, the Pennsylvania congressman regretted calling a former aide his "soul mate."
He told her that she was his "soul mate."
Less than a decade old, the hockey challenge is held each year to raise money for several charity organizations, including
Americans United for Safe Streets, a non-partisan group advocating gun control, is set to launch a seven-figure ad campaign