Judge: WWE Fans May Wear Garb To Polls
STEVE INSKEEP, Host:
Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep, with some political swag news.
Fans of Linda McMahon can wear pro wrestling T-shirts when they vote next week. The Connecticut Senate candidate once led WWE - World Wrestling Entertainment. State election law bans political advertising near polling places, but a judge says wrestling garb is fine. New York's candidates for governor include Jimmy McMillan of The Rent Is Too Damn High Party. And there's now a Rent Is Too Damn High action figure.
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