Politics & Government

May 16, 2014

'Cards were stacked against Bevin' in primary election

Standing across the counter of Knox Pawn Shop from Yoakum, Louisville businessman Matt Bevin, who is challenging Mitch McConnell in Tuesday's Republican primary, made his pitch, telling Yoakum that he is a Christian, an Army veteran and a father of nine. "I've never run for political office," Bevin said. "I never wanted to be a politician."

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