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Put It in Park

This NYT story may have been meant to be light-hearted, but that’s not really an excuse for it. “Mr. Rubio’s troubles behind the wheel predate his days in politics,” Alan Rappeport and Steve Eder report. Troubles behind the wheel? The man has gotten four traffic citations in 18 years, based on the Times’s exhaustive reporting.

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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