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GRIMES CALLS ON MITCH MCCONNELL TO ‘CHANGE TUNE’ ON THE BRING JOBS HOME ACT

LOUISVILLE – Today, Alison Lundergan Grimes released the following statement pressing Mitch McConnell to support the bipartisan Bring Jobs Home Act through final passage: “I have emphasized during my campaign the urgent need to halt the flow of good jobs overseas and to start bringing them back to American shores. It is critical to the fight to create good-paying… Read More


GRIMES CAMPAIGN STATEMENT ON MCCONNELL’S DISHONEST NEW AD

LOUISVILLE – After the Grimes campaign released a new ad yesterday on Mitch McConnell’s telling ‘not my job’ comment, McConnell is on defense yet again. Today, Alison for Kentucky deputy press secretary Preston Maddock released the following statement on Mitch McConnell’s dishonest new ad: “Mitch McConnell is trying to distract voters away from his 30-year failed Washington record…. Read More


NEW GRIMES AD: “QUESTION FROM DAVID”

FRANKFORT – Today, Alison for Kentucky continues on offense, releasing a new television advertisement entitled, “Question from David.” The ad highlights the fact that despite Kentucky’s high unemployment rate, Mitch McConnell does not believe it is his responsibility to bring jobs to the Commonwealth. The new ad features Putney resident and unemployed coal miner David Stanley posing… Read More


MCCONNELL’S OFFENSIVE REMARKS CONTINUE TO MAKE NEWS IN KENTUCKY

FRANKFORT – Mitch McConnell’s recent out-of-touch and offensive comments on women and students continue to draw damaging, negative attention across the Commonwealth. Friday night’s segment on WEHT-TV in Evansville/Henderson is a must-watch: “While Senator McConnell has given up on the women of Kentucky, I’m fighting for their future,” Alison Lundergan Grimes said in an interview with WEHT. “These comments… Read More


WITH 15 WEEKS TO GO, MITCH MCCONNELL STRUGGLES TO GAIN TRACTION

FRANKFORT – As Alison Lundergan Grimes’ overwhelming grassroots support smashed fundraising records this week, Mitch McConnell proved himself once again to be wildly out-of-touch with Kentucky women, students and working families. On Tuesday, Alison announced that she outraised McConnell by nearly $1-million, breaking Kentucky fundraising records and bringing in more than any U.S. Senate candidate nationwide…. Read More


NEW GRIMES WEB AD: “YES MITCH, CLOVERLICK IS A REAL PLACE”

“We need someone in there that knows Cloverlick, Kentucky does exist.” FRANKFORT – Today, Alison for Kentucky releases a new web ad, “Yes Mitch, Cloverlick is a Real Place.” The ad draws attention to Mitch McConnell’s utter neglect of Eastern Kentucky,epitomized recently when his campaign attacked area residents and refused to acknowledge that Cloverlick, Kentucky even… Read More


GRIMES WOWS INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FIRE FIGHTERS

“This election is a call to action for each and every one of us here today” FRANKFORT – Yesterday, Alison Lundergan Grimes spoke to an electrified crowd of more than 2,000 firefighters gathered at IAFF’s Convention in Cincinnati. The Kentucky Professional Firefighters Association endorsed Alison for U.S. Senate last summer – the first professional organization endorsement… Read More


ICYMI: GRIMES “SHATTERS” FUNDRAISING RECORD, OUTRAISES CANDIDATES NATIONWIDE

FRANKFORT – Yesterday, Alison for Kentucky announced raising more than $4 million – a record-shattering fundraising quarter, far outpacing Mitch McConnell who has rapidly drained valuable resources over the past year. Thanks to the campaign’s nearly 84,000 grassroots supporters, the impressive total equips the campaign with the resources necessary to maintain our polling edge and bring… Read More


GRIMES RAISES MORE THAN ANY OTHER U.S. SENATE CANDIDATE THIS CYCLE

Bests McConnell By Nearly $1 Million, “Smashes” Kentucky Record FRANKFORT – Today, Alison for Kentucky announced raising more than $4 million, and as noted by The Courier-Journal, “more in the quarter than any other U.S. Senate candidate in the United States.” The Courier-Journal continued, Grimes “beat by more than $1 million the most ever raised by a… Read More


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