John Kemper http://wkms.org en Mitch McConnell is on Everyone's Most Wanted List http://wkms.org/post/mitch-mcconnell-everyones-most-wanted-list <p><span style="font-size:12pt">Speculation among Democrats over who could unseat Sen. Mitch McConnell and how they could do so has been rampant since...well, since he&nbsp; last won re-election in 2008. Now another primary season is upon us, and it's not just Democrats who want to defeat McConnell.</span></p><p><span style="font-size:12pt">Mitch McConnell is a wanted man. </span></p><p><span style="font-size:12pt">For months, the Democratic Super PAC Progress Kentucky has made McConnell’s defeat its sole priority. They’ve held multiple protests—like this political Christmas caroling—against McConnell at his home and offices in Louisville, Lexington and London, Ky. </span> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 27691 at http://wkms.org Mitch McConnell is on Everyone's Most Wanted List Protests Aside, McConnell is Unthreatened Without 'Formidable Challenger,' Political Scientist Says http://wkms.org/post/protests-aside-mcconnell-unthreatened-without-formidable-challenger-political-scientist-says <p>Nearly two years before he faces re-election in 2014, U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell has been under regular attack for his policy stances — from both conservative and progressive groups in Kentucky.</p><p>The most<a href="http://www.wfpl.org/post/libertarian-super-pac-pounces-mitch-mcconnell-following-kentucky-tea-party-warning"> recent criticism</a> is coming from <a href="http://www.wfpl.org/post/kentucky-tea-party-leaders-issue-warning-mitch-mcconnell-plan-draft-primary-challenger">McConnell’s right, </a>as&nbsp;more than a dozen tea party groups have signed a letter protesting the Senate Republican leader's stances.&nbsp;On the other side, a group called Progress Kentucky has protested the senator a handful of times already in 2013. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 17:30:32 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 27119 at http://wkms.org Protests Aside, McConnell is Unthreatened Without 'Formidable Challenger,' Political Scientist Says