Kentucky

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.

Kentucky Radio Host Doubles Down on Attacks on Black Republican

Racially charged attack on AG candidate because of Trump endorsement

A Kentucky radio host and local attorney attacked a black Republican candidate for the state's attorney general seat for his support of President Donald Trump, saying that he should "stop eating the ‘Coon Flakes.’"