Election 2014 http://wuky.org en Beshear Rules Himself Out As McConnell Challenger http://wuky.org/post/beshear-rules-himself-out-mcconnell-challenger <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear ruled himself out Wednesday as a potential challenger to Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, the political powerhouse who comes up for re-election in 2014.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Beshear, who challenged McConnell unsuccessfully in 1996, said he expects a credible Democratic candidate to step forward.</span></p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 22:42:47 +0000 Associated Press 24376 at http://wuky.org Beshear Rules Himself Out As McConnell Challenger