Vice President Mike Pence responded to Oprah Winfrey and channeled his inner “Anchorman” while campaigning for Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp in Georgia.
“This ain’t Hollywood!” said Pence Thursday at a rally in Savannah, joking “I’m kind of a big deal, too,” a nod to Ferrell’s 2004 hit movie in which he played news anchor Ron Burgundy.
Earlier in the day, Winfrey delivered a stump speech for Democrat Stacey Abrams, who is looking to become the nation’s first black female governor.
The talk show icon, who’s been rumored as a presidential candidate in recent years, spoke at an event in Marietta with Abrams, who is in a close race with Kemp. She emphasized that she’s an independent and sought out Abrams after seeing her on television.
Winfrey also highlighted the importance of positive messaging by candidates and for everyone to vote on Tuesday.- READ MORE