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Aide to Romney, Brown pursuing a theology degree

Fehrnstrom is now enrolled in program at Boston College

Eric Fehrnstrom, a prominent national Republican consultant, has been called consigliere, campaign pit bull, electoral knife-fighter. Now he has a new title, far afield from the world of presidential attack ads and daily tracking polls: student of theology.

The longtime adviser to Mitt Romney is enrolled as a member of the class of 2016 at Boston College’s School of Theology and Ministry, pursuing a master’s degree in theological studies, according to school officials.

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