Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

Local News

October 25, 2013

Grimes energizes Democrats in Marion County

LEBANON — There’s a bounce in the step of some Kentucky Democrats these days that has been missing in recent federal campaigns.

At least there was among about 400 Democrats Thursday night at the Marion County Democratic Dinner where Alison Lundergan Grimes, the Democrat who wants to unseat incumbent five-term Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell next year, was the keynote speaker.

Having despaired for years of finding a Democrat who can beat McConnell in a conservative state that tends to vote Republican in federal elections, many Democrats now believe Grimes might finally pull it off.

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