WASHINGTON — It’s a Chesapeake Bay smackdown!
The governors of Maryland and Virginia are slinging a little trash talk — over blue crabs.
“You know, Maryland talks about their crabs,” Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said with a chuckle on a WRVA radio show recently.
“If anyone from Maryland is listening, I want to make this perfectly clear: All the crabs are born here in Virginia and they end up, because of the current, being taken there (to Maryland). So really, they should be Virginia crabs,” McAuliffe said.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan defends the honor of Maryland crabs with the following statement sent to WTOP: