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Bevin Falls Into Tarp Trap

Matt Bevin, the primary challenger to Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell, has been hitting him for his vote for TARP. It turns out, though, that Bevin himself favored it at the time. His campaign says he has been consistent, but it’s hard to see how that’s possible.

Update: Bevin tells The Blaze that he didn’t write the letter that went out under his name; Patrick Brennan comments.

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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