Senator Mitch McConnell

Politics
4:24 pm
Tue July 17, 2012

Luallen Says She Won't Run Against McConnell

Former Auditor Crit Luallen says she will not challenge Republican U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell in 2014. Luallen has long been considered to be among the best-situated Democrats to unseat McConnell. She served two terms as auditor and many political observers credit her with raising the office's profile during her tenure.

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McConnell Calls for End of Obama Healthcare Plan
7:06 am
Sat March 24, 2012

Kentucky Senator McConnell Delivers G-O-P Address

Senator Mitch McConnell

In the Weekly Republican Address, U-S Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell today called for the repeal of President Obama's healthcare reform law. Speaking just days before the U-S Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments on the constitutionality of the law, the lawmaker from Louisville said the bill the White House backed has "made things worse."  McConnell did note that the President was right to join a call for health care reform,but he criticized the Obama plan for leading to higher costs and premiums.

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