Jonathan Hurst

Politics
6:16 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Grimes' Fundraising Email Causing Some County Clerks Consternation

Credit ky.gov

Some Kentucky county clerks have complained about a fundraising request they received this week from Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, the state's chief election official who is running for U.S. Senate against Republican Mitch McConnell.

The email went to people who signed up to receive email notices from Grimes' Senate campaign. But some who had not registered for the notices also received the fundraising email.

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Politics
11:54 am
Tue June 25, 2013

TV Ad Tries to Link Grimes to Obama

Credit Kentucky Secretary of State/U.S. Senate

A conservative group is running a pre-emptive television ad attacking Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes, who is pondering a possible campaign against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.

The ad links Grimes to President Barack Obama by calling her the president's "cheerleader" in Kentucky.

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