Rendell’s comments on race

    Did Rendell play the race card? The Pennsylvania NAACP wants Governor Ed Rendell to apologize for comments he made to a newspaper that it says were insensitive. We’ll hear several perspectives today. Our guests are CHUCK ARDO the Press Secretary for Ed Rendell, TONY NORMAN whose column on Rendell’s comments sparked the current controversy, JERRY MONDESIRE the President of the Philadelphia Chapter of the NAACP and JOHN BAER the Harrisburg columnist for The Philadelphia Daily News.
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