Remember, we’re talking about Rand Paul country here. Some smart people have clearly concluded that progressive economic populism is a winning strategy in the South.
Senator Mitch McConnell tried to pull a fast one on Kentucky voters. (WHAS) At a Friday news conference with fellow U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky), McConnell reiterated his aim to repeal the Affordable Care Act, often referred to as Obamacare, then was asked whether Kynect, Kentucky's state based health insurance exchange, should be dismantled. "I think that's unconnected to my comments about the overall question here," McConnell said, with no additional explanation.
Once the face of Kentucky Republicans, Mitch McConnell's perch at the top has been taken over by Rand Paul.
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is helped up after falling while climbing onto the stage at an early morning rally in an airplane hangar in Louisville, Ky.
A new campaign ad by Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) ran afoul when it featured a brief shot of the Duke Blue Devils winning the 2010 NCAA Championship instead of the University of Kentucky. Oops.
The tea party candidate who plans to face off against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) in the Kentucky Republican Senate primary next spring challenged the senior senator to "be a man" and run on his record over the weekend.