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Jim Bunning, like many heroes, takes a lot of heat, and, like a lot of old school athletes, he can dish it out too.
Bunning, philanthropist, father of nine, grandfather to 40, and Hall of Fame major league baseball pitcher, serves on the Senate Finance Committee. He has been in the Senate for 12 years, having served for 10 years prior in the House.
The Senator from Kentucky was recently condemned on the national news and on “humor” programs as a grinch, a scrooge, and a no-good-rotten-hard-hearted-tight-wad Republican hatemonger obstructionist.