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5:14 pm
Thu May 29, 2014

Ky. Senate Candidates Asked To Sign People's Pledge

Advocacy group Common Cause of Kentucky is asking candidates in the state’s highest profile race of the year to sign a new kind of pledge.

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12:44 pm
Wed February 5, 2014

Bevin Blasts McConnell For Backing Farm Bill

Republican Challenger Matt Bevin, (L), blasted Kentucky U-S Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for voting for the Farm Bill

Sen. Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's support of the federal farm bill is drawing sharp criticism back home from his Republican challenger in Ky.

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12:32 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

McConnell, Paul Offer Bill Aimed At Rural Lending

Kentucky U-S Senators Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul
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Kentucky's Republican U.S. senators say they have introduced legislation aimed at helping rural counties being hurt by restrictive lending practices.

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5:23 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Ky. Lawmakers File Brief In EPA Case

Senator Mitch McConnell and other GOP lawmakers filed an amicus brief Monday in a case involving EPA powers.

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5:39 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

Repubicans Continue Strategy Of Linking Grimes, Obama

The Super PAC tied to Senator Mitch McConnell plans to run a radio ad portraying his likely Democratic challenger as an Obama ally.

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7:03 pm
Sat December 7, 2013

McConnell Defends Voting Against Farm Bill

Republican U-S Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell appeared before the Kentucky Farm Bureau on Saturday to explain his vote against a proposed new farm bill.

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6:22 pm
Wed October 30, 2013

Coal Supporters Rally In Washington While Report Questions U.S. Coal Supply

Thousands of coal miners gathered at the Capitol in Washington Tuesday to rally against Environmental Protection Agency regulations.

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1:54 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Government Shutdown At The Center Of New Senate Campaign Ads

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Sen. Mitch McConnell, leading Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes, and the Senate Conservatives Fund have all released videos this week.

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12:55 pm
Mon October 21, 2013

McConnell Gains Rubio Endorsement, Defends Olmsted Dam Funding

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell and challenger Matt Bevin recently received dueling endorsements from conservative heavyweights.

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2:54 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Deal That Ended Shutdown Includes $2.8 Billion For Kentucky Dam Project

The Senate funding deal brokered to end the government shutdown included what some pundits are calling a “Kentucky Kickback.”

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