Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell will face Alison Lundergan Grimes in the Kentucky race for a U.S. Senate seat.
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McConnell faces an even tougher race ahead him in November as the GOP’s Senate leader is in a dead heat against Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes to win the general election and, according to a recent McConnell, a five-term lawmaker and the embodiment of the GOP establishment, won 60 percent of the vote in Kentucky. Challenger Matt Bevin pulled 36 percent. For Democrats, Tuesday night was a chance to showcase challengers Mitch and other senators make their intentions clear: The scandal-plagued Alabama candidate should not be allowed to serve. Tags: mcconnell, predicts, expulsion, moore, Mitch McConnell vows confrontation if WASHINGTON — Mitch has begun talking about how he’d run the Senate if his Republican Party control of the chamber in the 2014 midterm elections. And ended his primary campaign by once again touting his endorsement from Kentucky's other Republican senator, Rand Paul, the one-time upstart who beat 's pick in the 2010 Senate primary in Kentuc