McConnell closes out campaign with $10.6 million in bank

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell closed out his successful re-elected bid with $10.6 million in the bank, his campaign disclosed Friday.

McConnell received 57.8 percent of the vote in a hard-fought and sometimes bitter campaign against Democrat Amy McGrath. He raised $66 million during the campaign period.

Meanwhile, Amy McGrath’s filing revealed she spent nearly $90 million and received 38.2% of the vote.

McConnell is about to start a seventh term.

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