Rand Paul Campaigns For Mitch McConnell In Louisville

For Kentucky Public Radio Published MON NOVEMBER 3, 2014 By RAE HODGE   In his final Louisville campaign stop before Tuesday’s election, Sen. Mitch McConnell appeared with his wife Elaine Chao and junior Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul at Bowman Field hangar. McConnell spoke as he enters an election day with his biggest… Continue reading

U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell Talks Foreign Policy and Climate Change at Louisville Luncheon

For Kentucky Public Radio Published THU OCTOBER 16, 2014 By RAE HODGE   U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell discussed his views on climate change and foreign policy in a campaign stop Thursday afternoon with more than 80 members of the Young Professionals Association of Louisville. During a lengthy speech on foreign… Continue reading

In Louisville, Hillary Clinton Urges Kentuckians to Support Alison Lundergan Grimes

For Kentucky Public Radio Published THU OCTOBER 16, 2014 By RAE HODGE Speaking Wednesday night before 4,500 people  at the Kentucky International Convention Center, Hillary Rodham Clinton urged Kentuckians to take to the polls in November for Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes. The former U.S. Secretary of State held Republican… Continue reading

With No Clear Debate Winner, Grimes-McConnell Race Now Depends on Turnout

For WFPL News Published TUE OCTOBER 14, 2014 By RAE HODGE   Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes and Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell have banked over $12 million in campaign ads in August, just a portion of the spending in what’s projected to be the most expensive U.S. Senate race in… Continue reading

Most Democratic Kentucky State Senators Lukewarm on Ashley Judd Candidacy

For WFPL Public Radio Published WED FEBRUARY 27, 2013 By RAE HODGE Kentucky state Senate Democrats are largely lukewarm about the potential for actress and activist Ashley Judd entering the 2014 race for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell. Judd’s recent activity indicates a real possibility… Continue reading