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Jesse Benton: Comments critical of Mitch McConnell were made to appease “hardcore Ron Paul supporter”   August 10, 2013

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Paul ally and reluctant McConnell campaign manager Jesse Benton tells WHAS11’s Joe Arnold that comments he made critical of his boss were made to appease “a hardcore Ron Paul supporter”– and that, as you might expect, conversations with Mitch McConnell following the leak have been totally awkward…

It was just a stupid thing to say.

He wasn’t angry. He wasn’t upset. But I could see the hurt in his eyes.

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