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‘Sweetheart’? C’mon, Charlie
Gaffe could haunt Baker
Charlie Baker just can’t get it right when it comes to women.
The GOP gubernatorial candidate is desperately seeking female votes, but his latest gaffe — calling FOX 25 political ace Sharman Sacchetti a “sweetheart” — is sure to land him in the doghouse with some women voters.
The Jessica Heslam piece in today’s Boston Herald, not surprisingly, contains the obligatory apology from Baker, whose campaign seems to be choreographed by Joe Cocker.
“I apologize to Sharman, as she is an accomplished professional and someone who I have come to both respect and consider a friend,” Baker said in a statement.
There are also the usual statements from the usual suspects in the umbrage-industrial complex.
Just for the record, here’s the incriminating video (see 1:03).
Crosstown at the Boston Globe, not a peep.
C’mon, cupcakes – get on the stick, eh?