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September 4th, 2013
08:21 PM ET

Mitch McConnell's silence on Syria

Sen. Mitch McConnell is the only Congressional leader who has not spoken out in support of Pres. Obama's strikes on Syria. Is it because he faces a Tea Party challenger in the primary ahead of his 2014 re-election campaign? CNN's John King takes a look at the senator's strategy.


Filed under: John King • Kentucky • Mitch McConnell • Rand Paul • Senate • Syria
August 6th, 2013
11:27 AM ET

Kentucky rival burns Sen. McConnell

Rival politicians take shots at Sen. Mitch McConnell at a Kentucky picnic.

RELATED STORY: Sparks fly in Senate race at Kentucky's Fancy Farm picnic


Filed under: Kentucky • Mitch McConnell • Wolf Blitzer
May 28th, 2013
11:54 AM ET

Police chief vows to catch cop's killer

CNN's Alina Machado reports on the ambush killing of a police officer in Kentucky and his chief's vow for revenge.

RELATED STORY: Police chief vows revenge after officer gunned down for no obvious reason


Filed under: Crime • Kentucky
March 28th, 2013
11:18 AM ET

Judd won't be adding this job to resume

CNN's Dana Bash reports on Ashley Judd deciding not to run for the Kentucky Senate seat.

RELATED STORY: Ashley Judd won't run for Senate


Filed under: 2014 • Dana Bash • Kentucky • Politics • Senate
March 11th, 2013
06:53 PM ET

Ashley Judd: Will she, won't she?

Ashley Judd, of Hollywood and Kentucky, mulls a Senate run. CNN's Jake Tapper reports on the reality she faces.

RELATED: Ashley Judd not decided on Senate race


Filed under: 2014 • Ashley Judd • Jake Tapper • Kentucky
February 20th, 2013
01:16 PM ET

Actress Ashley Judd to run for Senate?

CNN's Jim Acosta reports on the Kentucky Senate race and whether actress Ashley Judd will run for office.


Filed under: Ashley Judd • Jim Acosta • Kentucky • Senate
December 4th, 2012
07:07 PM ET

Ashley Judd explores Senate run

Actress Ashley Judd may be considering a run for Senate in her home state of Kentucky. CNN's Nischelle Turner reports.


Filed under: Ashley Judd • Kentucky • Nischelle Turner • Senate