Alison Lundergan Grimes

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  • Grimes raised $2.7 million in first quarter

    Alison Lundergan Grimes raised more money than Mitch McConnell in the past three months, but the Democratic U.S. Senate candidate still trails the Senate Republican leader by a 2-to-1 margin in available funds.


  • Democratic Senate challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes left, speaks with former Presidet Bill Clinton as they are introduced at a fundraiser at the Galt House Hotel, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

    EDITORIAL: Hollywood challenges Kentucky with big money for Grimes

    Hollywood is all about pretense and posturing — beautiful plastic people pretending to be someone else, declaiming against a backdrop of facades that look like buildings. So why wouldn't Hollywood open its checkbooks to contribute to Alison Lundergan Grimes?


  • Grimes will keep donation

    Two women at the center of a sexual harassment scandal told U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes to keep a $250 campaign donation from a former Democratic lawmaker they have accused of touching them inappropriately at the state Capitol.


  • Grimes calls for victim privacy

    Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes launched a program on Tuesday aimed at keeping the addresses of domestic violence and sexual assault victims out of publicly available voter records.


  • News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EST

    Former President Bill Clinton said Tuesday that Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell's opposition to raising the minimum wage is reason enough for Kentuckians to replace the five-term incumbent with Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes, a longtime Clinton family friend.


  • Former President Bill Clinton speaks to a group of supporters during a fundraiser for Democratic Senate challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

    Bill Clinton tries to boost McConnell challenger

    Former President Bill Clinton said Tuesday that Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell's opposition to raising the minimum wage is reason enough for Kentuckians to replace the five-term incumbent with Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes, a longtime Clinton family friend.


  • ** FILE ** In this Oct. 30, 2013, file photo, former President Bill Clinton speaks in Charlottesville, Va.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)

    Bill Clinton takes 2014 surrogate role, helps Dems

    Bill Clinton, popular in territory unfriendly to President Barack Obama, is reprising his role as a super-surrogate for Democrats battling to keep their Senate majority and win other races. In the long run, Clinton could pick up political chits for his wife, Hillary Rodham Clinton, should she run for president in 2016.


  • Paul: Bevin's credibility hurt by bailout issue

    Republican Senate challenger Matt Bevin's credibility was damaged by revelations he praised the 2008 federal bank bailout years before turning it into a campaign issue, railing against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for voting for it, Sen. Rand Paul said Monday.


  • Grimes event with Clinton to be at Galt House

    An invitation to donors to Alison Lundergan Grimes' Senate campaign provides details of a fundraiser with former President Bill Clinton this month.


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