Fisticuffs at GOP Convention
Joey Correnti issues statement following weekend altercation with Albany County Republican Chairman
July 1, 2020
Following a weekend altercation with Michael Pearce, Albany County Republican Chairman, at the 2020 Wyoming GOP Convention in Gillette, Carbon County Republican Chairman Joey Correnti IV has issued an official statement.
“It is unfortunate that Mr. Pearce chose to engage me in a physical alteration without provocation. I was blindsided with a punch and naturally reacted by restraining him on the ground for his own safety, my safety and the safety of everyone else in the area,” said Correnti. “It is unfortunate that Mr. Pearce was injured as a result of his own actions and I hope he ha...