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  1. Is Panetta's hit on Obama a boon for Hillary?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... example is Alison Lundergan Grimes, the Kentucky secretary of state who is running to topple Minority Leader Mitch McConnell from his Senate seat. Ms. Grimes has twisted herself in knots to avoid saying she ever voted for Mr. Obama and she would ...


  2. Column: The question unansweredRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Star

    ... attention elsewhere. Later, when asked the same question during a recent debate with incumbent U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, she elaborated on her principled position against such questioning, but her reply was too little too late. The unanswered ...


  3. GOP governors don't see - Obamacare' going awayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    ... in sharp contrast to the anti-Obamacare fervor of their party in Congress. AP photo Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, left, joined by his wife Elaine Chao, speaks to media at Donamire Farm in Lexington. In a debate with his ...


  4. East Kentucky troubles fuel U.S. Senate battleRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... been the worst, I think, for coal mining for us as it's ever been," said Watts, who supports Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell. McConnell, a 30-year incumbent, has tried to tie challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes to Democratic President Barack Obama ...


  5. Black voters latest target audience in Ky. Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | USA Today

    PIKEVILLE, Ky.-As the latest Bluegrass Poll poll shows, the Kentucky Senate race remains tight between GOP leader Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes and the campaigns are battling for every last vote in the home stretch. McConnell goes on the radio Tuesday in an ad targeting African-American voters following a negative ad aired on Louisville-area radio last week that criticized the minority leader on voting rights.


  6. End gridlock by reforming campaign spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    ... and Democrat Senatorial Campaign Committees took over the fundraising. Partisanship set in. Then Sen. Mitch McConnell filibustered every Democrat initiative, so the Democrats couldn't get a vote; and Leader Harry Reid filled every initiative called ...


  7. 'Anchorman' Director Partners with Brady Campaign to Push Gun ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... targets for McKay and the Brady Campaign are House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), and Sens. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Ted Cruz (R-TX). In the video , members of Congress who stood for the Second Amendment ...


  8. Poll: Grimes tied with McConnellRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Hill

    A new independent survey of the Kentucky Senate race shows Sen. Mitch McConnell locked in a dead heat with his Democratic opponent, Alison Lundergan Grimes. The latest Bluegrass Poll , conducted by SurveyUSA for WHAS-TV, The Lexington Herald-Leader and WKYT-TV, gives McConnell 44 percent to Grimes' 43 percent among likely voters.


  9. Time for GOP's Mitch McConnell to measure drapes for majority leader office?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, joined by his wife Elaine Chao, as he speaks to media at Donamire Farm in Lexington, Ky., Oct. 2, 2014. Premature celebration of victory courts disappointment.


  10. November election becoming very low on the hogRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | RecordNET

    ... at the University of Pennsylvania, for putting the kibosh on misleading ads. For example, Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky, who is gunning to be the next leader of the Senate if it turns Republican, claims in a TV ad to have ...


  11. Mark Begich Is Latest Dem Not Saying Whether He Voted for ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | News Max

    ... who has served as Kentucky's secretary of state since 2012, is trying to unseat Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Another Democratic Senate candidate, Michelle Nunn of Georgia, would not say last week whom she voted for. Democrat Natalie ...


  12. Stuck And The Republican PartyRead the original story

    23 hrs ago |

    ... thinking and movements and we resist. Coal is another example of stuck. The disliked senator from Kentucky, Mitch McConnell, is using coal as a leverage point for the votes of the people of Kentucky when burning coal afflicts so many thousands of ...


  13. Grimes and her family's Hugh Jass BurgersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    In her race to defeat Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, Alison Lundergan Grimes has barnstormed Kentucky, talking up her support for raising the minimum wage and criticizing what she calls the GOP's "war on women." But the restaurant owned by Grimes' family doesn't always practice what she preaches, and Kentucky Republicans have been happy to point that out.


  14. KY-Sen: New Bluegrass Poll Has Grimes (D) Trailing McConnell (R) By 1 PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Kos

    Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes remains very competitive in the Kentucky Senate race against Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell, according to a new poll released just two weeks before Election Day. McConnell leads by a mere 1 point among likely voters - 44 percent to 43 percent - in a Bluegrass Poll released Monday, well within the survey's margin of error of 3.9 percentage points.


  15. McConnell will pay expenses in return for 'enthusiasm' at eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hill

    The Kentucky Republican Party is offering volunteers all-expenses-paid trips to join Sen. Mitch McConnell's campaign bus tour and "contribute to an enthusiastic atmosphere" at his events. In an email sent earlier this month and obtained by The Hill, Taylor Bumgardner, a Kentucky Republican Party regional political director, offers volunteers the opportunity to join McConnell on his tour, which launched Monday.


  16. Stage Set for Grimes Rally Featuring ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WEHT

    ... for Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes, who is in a statistical dead heat with longtime Senator Mitch McConnell. "If Alison Grimes is within that magic margin, and different polls have different things to say about that, basically she doesn't ...


  17. Bluegrass Poll: McConnell takes narrow lead over GrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHAS11

    OCTOBER 13: Minority Leader U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell and Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes rehearse with host Bill Goodman before their debate on "Kentucky Tonight" at the KET Network Center on October 13, 2014 in Lexington, Kentucky. Voters go to the polls on November 4, 2014. 1 comment

  18. The Blue-Collar ImperativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Truthdig

    ... you." Meanwhile in Kentucky, Alison Lundergan Grimes, trailing in the polls against Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell, has refused to say whether she voted for President Obama. But when Hillary Clinton came to the state to campaign for her ...


  19. Grimes speaks at Combs DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Floyd County Times

    ... Grimes, who was the keynote speaker of the engagement. Grimes is campaigning against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican who has represented Kentucky in the U.S Senate since 1984. With the Nov. 4 election less than a month away, ...


  20. 'I am not a scientist', say Republicans, so let's just ignore the people who areRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Kos

    The Rude Pundit notes that the Republican "I am not a scientist, so let's do nothing" talking point that gets used for climate change does not similarly extend to the panic of the moment . Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on why we shouldn't do anything about climate change: "I'm not a scientist.