Some scrumptious desserts are up for grabs in a bipartisan wager on the outcome of the NCAA men's basketball championship game.
Kentucky Republican Sens. Rand PaulRand PaulWe can put America first by preventing public health disasters Conservative activists want action from Trump McConnell: 'Big challenge' to pass ObamaCare repeal in Senate MORE and Mitch McConnellMitch McConnellDisconnect: Trump, GOP not on same page GOP senator: There will never be full U.S.-Mexico border wall Overnight Tech: Dem wants to see FCC chief's net neutrality plans | New agency panel on telecom diversity | Trump calls NASA astronaut MORE are offering up Kentucky Derby Pies, a chocolate and nut confection cooked by Kern’s Kitchen in the Bluegrass State, if the University of Kentucky Wildcats are victorious Monday night.
If the University of Connecticut Huskies win the tourny, Connecticut Democrat Sens. Chris MurphyChris MurphyUS to step up support for Saudis, says Pentagon chief Dem senator: Trump 'politicizing' position of Surgeon General Top financial services lobbyist departs for trade association MORE and Richard BlumenthalRichard BlumenthalThis week: Congress returns to government shutdown fight Dem senator rips Sessions’s ‘really bizarre’ Hawaii remark House panel to hold hearing on airline consumer issues MORE will settle the bet with Stew Leonard’s brownies and UCONN Dairy Bar ice cream.
“I look forward to enjoying desserts after Kentucky beats UConn,” Paul said in a statement.
Blumenthal said of the wager, “I’ll be sure to eat a light dinner so I can save room for derby pie.”