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Kentucky Senate candidates take up Breonna Taylor case

Two offering different views.

McConnell not confident another relief bill will pass

McConnell visited frontline workers in Kentucky on Friday. He said he's not sure if another relief bill will pass.

McConnell – McGrath spar over 9/11 comments, ads

On the eve of the anniversary of the deadliest terror attack on American soil, Mitch McConnell and Amy McGrath are battling over an ad reviving her reference to the tragedy.

Ex-university president calls out McConnell on race issues

A former university president in Kentucky is taking issue with what he sees as Sen. Mitch McConnell's caution in addressing the nation's racial discord.

McGrath announces two debate appearances, declines another

Democratic candidate for United State Senate Amy McGrath has announced two debates she intends to appear in, and has declined an invitation to a third. 

McConnell, Paul and Cameron scheduled to speak at RNC

The Republican National Convention is scheduled Monday through Thursday.

McConnell ‘slush fund’ remark a ‘thud’ with governor

McConnell called federal aid to states as a “slush fund.”

McConnell uses a Democrat’s quote in first attack ad of general election

The ad features criticisms from newspapers of McConnell's opponent during the June Primary.

McConnell: Congress working on funding to get children back in class

Senator Mitch McConnell says he knows it will be expensive to get children back in the classroom this fall amidst the pandemic.

Booker reaches out to unite Democrats against McConnell

Charles Booker portrayed Mitch McConnell as “our common enemy” in the struggle against generational poverty and structural racism.

McGrath challenges McConnell on Russia issues

She asks McConnell to disclose what he knows

U.S. Senate Democratic primary candidates reflect on campaign during pandemic

The 2020 campaign season drastically changed during the COVID-19 pandemic and it's still unclear how it might impact the general election in November.

Mitch McConnell wins GOP nomination in bid for 7th term

Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has easily won his party’s nomination in Kentucky in his bid for a seventh term.

Booker-McGrath race tightens heading into Tuesday primary

Some polls show a late surge by a long-shot candidate could make the Democratic Primary for U.S. Senate a close race.

Mitch McConnell stresses need to wear face masks in public

Also says following social distancing guidelines is key

McConnell: Reopening economy, developing vaccines key in COVID-19 fight

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the focus now must be on reopening the U.S. economy and developing vaccines for the coronavirus.

University of Kentucky to get $3.8 million from CARES Act

University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health will receive $3,878,582 in combating the coronavirus pandemic

Kentucky will receive $11.6 million to serve people with disabilities

Kentucky will receive nearly $11.7 million in federal funding to help meet the needs of older adults and people with disabilities during the coronavirus outbreak.

Rural Kentucky hospitals to receive more than 3 million

McConnell announced on Saturday UK's Center of Excellence in Rural Health will receive federal funding.

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