Saturday, April 18, 2015

GOP Yucks it up over Rendell Joke

Republican candidate for state treasurer Tom Ellis took a dig at Gov. Rendell during remarks this morning at the Pennsylvania delegation breakfast at the Republican Convention, John Baer reports. Ellis spoke about going to county fairs and noted that food on a stick is always available. Then he said that at a fair in Bucks County, they offered a ten-pound turkey on a stick. "They called it the Ed Rendell special," he said to the delight of his GOP audience.

GOP Yucks it up over Rendell Joke

Republican candidate for state treasurer Tom Ellis took a dig at Gov. Rendell during remarks this morning at the Pennsylvania delegation breakfast at the Republican Convention, John Baer reports.

Ellis spoke about going to county fairs and noted that food on a stick is always available. Then he said that at a fair in Bucks County, they offered a ten-pound turkey on a stick. "They called it the Ed Rendell special," he said to the delight of his GOP audience.

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