By Bob Cusack - 08/29/12 03:57 AM EDT
Former Sen. Jim Bunning (R-Ky.) doesn’t miss Capitol Hill. Not one bit.
Bunning, for the record, has never had cancer of the rectum.
The ex-senator, who has had a frosty relationship with Sen. Mitch McConnellMitch McConnellMichigan Dems highlight Flint with unanimous opposition to CR Congress departs for recess until after Election Day How Congress averted shutdown MORE (R-Ky.), did not seek reelection in 2010.
Bunning was famously tight-lipped with Capitol Hill reporters, but was somewhat talkative on Tuesday. He complained a bit about Kentucky being stuck in the back of the convention floor this year, noting the state’s delegates were front and center four years ago.