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Op-Ed: Alison Lundergan Grimes leads Mitch McConnell, says internal poll Special

Louisville - In an internal poll campaign poll conducted by pollster Mark Mellman and obtained by the subscription service of Politico Pro, Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes is leading Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, 43 percent to 42 percent.

Mitch McConnell embroiled in scandal reaching all the way to Iowa

Louisville - In a stunning developing in the U.S. Senate race in Kentucky, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's campaign manager, Jesse Benton, abruptly resigned yesterday. The Herald-Leader reported that McConnell "reluctantly accepted" Benton's resignation.

Op-Ed: McConnell gets political donation from CEO after Senate breakfast

Washington - Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has been accused by his opponent, Alison Lundergan Grimes, that he spends too much time in Washington, D.C., and not enough time in Kentucky. Sen. McConnell says it is because he fights for the people in the Beltway.

Op-Ed: Mitch McConnell vows government shutdown with Senate GOP majority

Henderson - Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is vowing to shut down the federal government in 2015 should he become Senate Majority Leader. President Barack Obama can either see it McConnell's way or risk another GOP-inspired federal government shutdown.

Alison Grimes shows she is real threat to unseat Mitch McConnell

Fancy Farm - The annual Fancy Farm Picnic was held today in Kentucky. Today, Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democrat Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, faced each other perhaps for the only time this election.

Op-Ed: After this government deadline, the deluge begins

Washington - The recent deadline over ObamaCare is only the beginning of the deadlines over deficit spending by the United States government.

IRS admits to targeting Conservative groups, GOP to investigate

With the White House blaming the matter on former president George Bush, the Internal Revenue Service openly admitted to targeting politically conservative organizations and apologized for doing so.

Is Kentucky next to legalize medical marijuana? Polls say yes

A new poll shows that the residents of the state of Kentucky overwhelmingly approve of medical marijuana laws being passed in the state.

Op-Ed: Republicans on Chuck Hagel: Different times, different tunes

Washington - According to Democratic officials, Obama will nominate former Nebraska Senator, Chuck Hagel as Defense Secretary, to replace Leon Panetta, now head of the CIA.

Senate backs legislation to raise taxes on wealthy Americans

Nearly two hours after the midnight deadline to keep the U.S. from diving off the so called "fiscal cliff," the Senate overwhelmingly approved an agreement to raise taxes on the wealthy.

Ashley Judd's a strong Democratic challenger, according to poll

According to a recent PPP poll, if Ashley Judd ran for US Senate on the Democratic ticket, GOP Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell would still win; but, it would be by a slim lead.

Actress Ashley Judd entertaining idea of US Senate run

Actress Ashley Judd is giving consideration for a possible 2014 US Senate run in Kentucky against GOP Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.

'Buffett Rule' tax increase fails Senate vote

A tax increase on individuals earning more than $1 million annually proposed by President Barack Obama failed to pass in the U.S. Senate Monday.

Clinton comes out in support of Republican tax reform

In the wake of President Obama's $447 billion jobs bill and ahead of the White House proposal to increase taxes on the nation's high-income earners, former President Bill Clinton came out in support of Republican tax positions on NBC's 'Meet The Press.'

Op-Ed: Patriot Act to be surreptitiously extended with no debate

After conducting closed bipartisan backroom meetings with no public input or discussion to push approval for a four-year extension of unconstitutional legislation, U.S. House and Senate leaders reached an agreement to take away our freedom.

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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell  a Republican  is being challenged by Kentucky Secretary of S...
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican, is being challenged by Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, a Democrat, for U.S. Senate. A victory by Grimes could derail the chances of Republicans taking over the U.S. Senate.
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Sen. Mitch McConnell (left) accepted the resignation of his campaign manager  Jesse Benton.
Sen. Mitch McConnell (left) accepted the resignation of his campaign manager, Jesse Benton.
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