McConnell Taping Case en U-S Attorney Recused From McConnell Taping Case <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The top federal prosecutor in Louisville has been recused from an ongoing investigation into the secret taping of a private campaign recording between Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell and his aides earlier this year.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">U.S. Attorney David Hale says was recused from the case by the Justice Department after his name had been mentioned publicly as a possible federal judicial nominee. McConnell has a vote on judicial nominations.</span></p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 14:18:01 +0000 Associated Press 33415 at U-S Attorney Recused From McConnell Taping Case