Why Ashley Judd Would Challenge Mitch McConnell

kentuckyThis could be perfect time for someone to unseat Leader McConnell. The Republican Senator has only a 37% approval rating, compared to 55% disapproval. Also, only 59% of Republicans approve. According to a poll from the Democratic leaning-Public Policy Polling, only 50% of Republicans want him as their nominee. While 35% prefer a more conservative Senator.

Democrats and the Tea Party are seemingly teaming up. The two sides in Kentucky have found a common enemy in Mitch McConnell. Embracing the “Enemy of my Enemy is my Friend,” Democratic donors have said they will help a Tea Party candidate take down McConnell in a primary.

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Tyler is the chief media reporter for TKNN, with the news organization since its founding in November of 2010. He has previously served as chief political reporter and chief political anchor for TKNN.

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