All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Alison Lundergan Grimes’

Affordable Care Act Touted by Kentucky Governor Ahead of Grimes and McConnell Faceoff

In a letter dated October 28 and sent to all Kynect enrollees in Kentucky, Democratic Governor Steve Beshear got a message to voters in the Bluegrass State that could help Alison Lundergan Grimes in her race against Republican incumbent Mitch McConnell. While the letter does serve the understandable official purpose of informing current enrollees about the upcoming open enrollment period, …

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Alison Lundergan Grimes Sues Mitch McConnell Over Alleged Voter Suppression

With Election Day at a distance that can be realistically talked about in terms of hours away, incumbent Senator from Kentucky Mitch McConnell and challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes are pulling out all the stops to get the edge they each need to win over the other. McConnell’s campaign war chest, previously bragged about as eclipsing Grimes’, got so low that …

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Alison Lundergan Grimes “Won’t Be Bullied” By Mitch McConnell

Alison Lundergan Grimes spoke at a news conference recently while on the campaign trail in Kentucky, and is getting positive feedback from political correspondents for her willingness to relax a bit rather than sticking to the topics she’s already covered. Grimes also responded to Mitch McConnell’s recent attack ads, which focus on her refusal to divulge whether she voted for …

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Alison Lundergan Grimes: Obama’s Candidate?

Kentucky Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes will be watched like a hawk for the next few months, and you can bet she knows it. Grimes, who currently serves as Kentucky’s Secretary of State, easily won the Democratic primary on Tuesday and will advance to face long-time senator and incumbent Mitch McConnell in November’s general election. Grimes seeks to unseat McConnell as …

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Alison Lundergan Grimes Releases Her First General Election TV Ad

Allison Lundergan Grimes locked-in the Democratic nomination for Kentucky’s senate seat on Tuesday. Now the candidate is starting her media blitz in earnest. Grimes’ campaign this week released the candidate’s first general election TV ad. Titled “A Moment” the ad does not feature the hand-shaking and flag-waving that characterizes many early campaign commercials. Instead, Grimes directly addresses voters, distancing herself …

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