My must read of the day is “Mitch McConnell and Alison Lundergan Grimes take their talking points face to face,” by Sam Youngman, in the Lexington Herald-Leader.
SENATE: NORTH CAROLINA
Hagan is on a winning streak when it comes to polls, and she has been for the past month, but with a very narrow lead.
U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes is lying about her support for the state’s coal industry according to Kentucky Democrats, including members of her campaign team, who were captured on a hidden camera video.
Allison Lundergan Grimes is running a new ad in which she says she is “not Barack Obama,” mocks Mitch McConnell’s gun skills and his Duke basketball ad, and shows her superiority as a skeet shooter—but she’s not actually shooting skeet.
There are quite a few new polls out this week, so the tip sheet might as well reflect that. Here are the three noteworthy polls, all giving Republicans a nice end to the first week of September.