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Melancon hits Vitter on fiscal policy

4 years ago September 20, 2010 Sep 20, 2010 Monday, September 20 2010 Monday, September 20, 2010 1:46:31 PM EDT in News
Source: Associated Press

Democratic Senate candidate Charlie Melancon is blasting Republican Senator David Vitter on fiscal policy and Vitter's votes for several Bush-era spending measures.

Melancon says Vitter hasn't always been such a fiscal watchdog.

He says Vitter repeatedly voted for deficit spending when former President George W. Bush was in office.

Melancon is challenging Vitter's bid for a second term in the November 2 election.

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