Kentucky

McConnell Challenger Drops Out Following Ethics Complaint

Kentucky radio host Matt Jones still won't endorse Dem Amy McGrath

Kentucky Democrat Matt Jones has ended his bid to unseat Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell following an ethics complaint, but the sports radio host still refuses to endorse his party's leading candidate, Amy McGrath.

Governors’ Races Bring Mixed Results for Trump, GOP

Republicans split Kentucky, Mississippi gov races, sweep down-ballot

Tuesday's statewide elections in Kentucky and Mississippi brought mixed results for President Donald Trump and the Republican Party, with the GOP enjoying down-ballot success despite splitting the higher-profile gubernatorial races.

McGrath Praises McConnell-Backed Initiative

Fed program credits McConnell with success

Kentucky Senate candidate Amy McGrath praised a jobs initiative that her opponent, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, has championed for years.

New McConnell Challenger Has Bernie Sanders Ties

Kentucky radio host Matt Jones filed paperwork launching campaign Tuesday

A newly-launched campaign to unseat incumbent Kentucky senator Mitch McConnell (R.) has ties to socialist presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.).

McGrath Blurs Out Coal Miners After Legal Threat

Miners wanted ad taken down after they were unknowingly included

Days after two coal miners suffering from black lung accused Senate hopeful Amy McGrath of exploiting their plight for political gain, the Kentucky Democrat released a new ad in which the pair's faces are obscured.

Amy McGrath Accused of Using Coal Miners as ‘Political Pawns’

Miners demand McGrath take down attack ad they were unknowingly put in

Two coal miners are demanding an ad by Kentucky Democrat Amy McGrath be taken off the airwaves because they were not told their struggle was being used for a political ad, according to a letter from their lawyer obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.