McConnell Campaign Sets Fund-raising Record

U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell's campaign announced Thursday it raised three million dollars in the second quarter of this year.

That's a record for any federal candidate in Kentucky.
So far, McConnell has raised 15 million dollars for his campaign and has 9 million dollars left to spend on the November election.

Bruce Lunsford's camp is criticizing MConnell's money as coming from special interests. Lunsford, who is a democrat, will likely face McConnell in the fall.


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  • by Chris Location: Lex on Jul 29, 2008 at 02:41 PM
    You've got KY's votes Mitch. Have no worry about the haters.
  • by Halyn Location: Somerset, Kentucky on Jul 15, 2008 at 12:05 PM
    Please throw McConnell out of office. Thats all I have to say. PLEASE KENTUCKY - WAKE UP!
  • by Debbie Location: Prestonsburg on Jul 14, 2008 at 11:04 AM
    All I know is McConnell has got to go. That man is attached to Bush and he should be thrown out with the trash.
  • by Zatoichi Location: Richmond on Jul 11, 2008 at 07:51 AM
    Obama will give everyone in KY a free PowerBall ticket if elected.
  • by Chrissy Location: Downtown on Jul 10, 2008 at 10:51 AM
    I have voted for Mitch all of my life and I can't vote for him this time. I am not votinig for that sorry a** Bruce Lunsford either, he is just a crook looking to feed from the Federel trough. I am going out on a limb and voting for Sonny Landham, I hope a majority of the rest of you will as well and maybe we can get something started in this state.
  • by Matt Location: CT on Jul 10, 2008 at 09:45 AM
    Ummmm? Lunsford will LIKELY face McConnell in the fall? Do you know something the rest of us don't?

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