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Kentucky May Scrap Primaries, Allowing Paul To Run For Both Senate And President

Louisville, Ky. (CBS DC) – Kentucky Republicans are pushing to turn the state’s presidential primary into a caucus as part of a move that would allow Sen. 283 more words


Michael Barone's guide to election night 2014

Michael Barone,  Washington Examiner

For political junkies, Election Night is the most fun night of the year — at least until it becomes clear that your side is getting clobbered. 551 more words


Poll: Grimes Recaptures Lead Over McConnell, Large Gains Made In Rural Kentucky

Louisville, Ky. (CBS DC) – Democratic candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes has recaptured the lead over Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race. 292 more words


Republicans: Airstrikes Good but Ground Troops Need if to Succeed

Republicans praised airstrikes led by the United States on Syria on Tuesday, but said  bolder efforts — even some ground troops — will be needed ultimately to defeat Islamic State and Khorasan Group militants. 1,040 more words


Defensive Tactics

Kentucky Senate

“Skeet Shooting”

Democratic nominee Alison Lundergan Grimes just launched a new television ad to strike back against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s hard-hitting campaign against her. 518 more words


McConnell's "War On Coal" Ad

Yesterday we described how Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has turned President Obama’s “War on Coal” into a campaign issue that has put distance between himself and his Democratic opponent, Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes. 6 more words

US Senate Elections

McConnell Pulls Away

The Democratic Party’s hopes of hanging on to its majority in the U.S. Senate depend on successfully defending a number of vulnerable incumbents and picking off at least one or two seats currently held by the GOP.   311 more words

US Senate Elections