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WASHINGTON D.C. (WYMT) - Actress and democratic activist Ashley Judd has apparently met with the democratic senate campaign committee.
Sources told politico.com about the meeting in Washington.
Judd is considering challenging republican U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell in the 2014 election.
The committee raises money and helps candidates with strategy.
The DSCC would not comment.
DSCC officials said they do not talk about candidate recruitment meetings.