David Jolly gets Bob Barker's endorsement in CD13 GOP race

We'll leave aside the question of who may be getting spayed or neutered in the Congressional District 13 race in Pinellas County, but David Jolly has received the first celebrity endorsement in his campaign against his fellow Republicans in next month's special primary election, and it's none other than former Price is Right host Bob Barker. The ad will play Thursday on WTSP's broadcast of the game show.

Speaking of the game show that Barker hosted for 35 years, Barker will be appearing on Thursday's edition to celebrate his 90th birthday. The longtime animal rights activist is still very involved in supporting animals, having recently donated a cool million dollars last month to bring three elephants to a sanctuary in Southern California.

Roll Call reports that Baker and Jolly have worked together for the last decade on various causes, including honoring military veterans.

Jolly faces state Representative Kathleen Peters and retired brigadier general Mark Bircher in the January 14 primary.

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