Thursday, May 19, 2016

"Former Gov. Ed Rendell, a Democrat...predicted Wednesday that Republican Donald Trump would lose the general election — because of the votes of 'ugly women.'"

The remark went viral and put Democratic Senate nominee Katie McGinty in a ticklish spot. Rendell is chairman of McGinty's campaign.

"Gov. Rendell's comments were completely off-base and inappropriate," said Sabrina Singh, McGinty's spokeswoman. She said the candidate was not available for comment.