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Man Admits To Secretly Recording McConnell

AP | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- A Kentucky man has admitted to secretly recording a private campaign meeting between Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell and hi...

Former Nixon Counsel: McConnell 'Nixonian' Claim Is Historically Inaccurate

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics

It could be said that John Dean, former White House Counsel to President Richard Nixon, knows a thing or two about Watergate. According to Dean, t...

Mitch McConnell Takes Heat For 'Despicable' Remarks

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

In the secretly captured audio recording of a campaign strategy session, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and his staff didn't just prep...

Judd Slams McConnell 'Destruction'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.12.2013 | Politics

Actress and activist Ashley Judd said a leaked tape featuring Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) discussing with aides how to take her on ...

Jason Linkins

Dem's Crazy-But-Maybe-Not Reason For Accusing McConnell Taper

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.11.2013 | Politics

Earlier Thursday, Jefferson County Democratic Party official Jacob Conway came forward to reporters at WPFL News in Louisville, Ky., to allege that "S...

Dem: Liberal Group Behind Secret McConnell Recording

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.12.2013 | Politics

Officials with Progress Kentucky, a liberal super PAC that has targeted Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) in the past, were named by a to...

McConnell Hit With Ethics Complaint After Judd Controversy

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.11.2013 | Politics

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has been hit with an ethics complaint after a leaked tape revealed he was discussing with aides how to ...

Howard Fineman

What Mitch McConnell Is Really Worried About

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As is often the case, we've been burying the lead as we dissect the leaked recording of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's private...

Luke Johnson

McConnell: 'Nixonian' Progressives Bugged My Headquarters

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) ducked questions Tuesday about whether it was appropriate for his campaign to target Ashl...

McConnell Campaign Reacts Strongly To Leaked Anti-Judd Audio

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's reelection campaign said Tuesday that it is working with the FBI and contacted the U.S. Attorney's Office aft...

McConnell, Aides Weighed Personal Attack Against Judd

Mother Jones | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

On February 2, Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader in the US Senate, opened up his 2014 reelection campaign headquarters in Louisville, Kentucky, a...

Why Mitch McConnell May Be More Worried

Roll Call | David Hawkings | Posted 03.29.2013 | Politics

Ashley Judd’s decision to stay out of next year’s Kentucky Senate race absolutely won’t deprive Democrats of the sort of young woman who’s wel...

Jason Linkins

Daily Caller Reads Ashley Judd's Memoir, Finds Controversial Stuff Everyone's Been Talking About For Weeks

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics

The Daily Caller read a book, and they don't like it, but maybe they finished it? So that's something, anyway. The book in question is "All That Is...

Kentucky Law Could Trip Up Ashley Judd's Race

The Huffington Post | Howard Fineman | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics

If Ashley Judd follows through on her privately expressed intention to run for the U.S. Senate, she will have to move quickly to establish residency i...

Howard Fineman

Judd Planning To Announce Run For Senate, Sources Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 03.11.2013 | Politics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Ashley Judd, the 44-year-old actress and social activist, has told key advisers and political figures that she is planning to anno...

McConnell Mired In Tough Fight

AP | ROGER ALFORD | Posted 05.03.2013 | Politics

FRANKFORT, Ky. — U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell is gearing up for a tough re-election fight next year in Kentucky. He wants to p...

Judd Reportedly Holds Meeting To Talk Potential Senate Run

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics

Actress Ashley Judd continued to stoke speculation about a potential Democratic Kentucky Senate run over the past week, holding meetings with key poli...

McConnell Takes A Jab At Ashley Judd

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) kicked off advertising for his reelection campaign on Tuesday, releasing a lengthy web video seeking to...

Ashley Judd Speculation Has Dems Calling 'Catastrophe'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 02.15.2013 | Politics

Rumblings about actress Ashley Judd's potential political ambitions are sparking some unease among Democrats in Kentucky. Recent speculation that J...

Ashley Judd vs. Mitch McConnell: Poll

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) would lead actress Ashley Judd by 9 points in a 2014 Senate matchup, a poll released Wednesday found. ...

Rove Talks Early Attacks On Ashley Judd

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 02.08.2013 | Politics

GOP strategist Karl Rove explained Thursday that his American Crossroads super PAC was intent on launching a sustained attack on actress and potential...

Progressives Expand Anti-Mitch McConnell Ads Following Ashley Judd Attack

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.08.2013 | Politics

The Progressive Change Campaign Committee said Friday it would expand advertising attacking Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) for his res...

McConnell: 'They Want To Take Me Out'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 02.04.2013 | Politics

For Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), it's never too early to start thinking about 2014. McConnell spoke before dozens of supporters ...

Ashley Judd: 'People Of Kentucky Need A Fighter'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

Actress and liberal activist Ashley Judd continued to field questions about a prospective Kentucky Senate run over the weekend, telling reporters that...

Ashley Judd's Mother Weighs In On Potential Senate Run

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

Actress and political activist Ashley Judd hasn't decided if she'll mount a Democratic challenge against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky....