There’s a reason why Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell is a legislative legend.
He is tough as nails and doesn’t play games.
Yet McConnell keeps his calm and maintains an excellent sense of humor while he’s kicking some leftist butt. And his Tuesday morning video illustrates perfectly all of those things.
First, a little background: McConnell is the Senate majority leader and, until Tuesday morning, remained unchallenged for his 2020 Senate seat. His new Democratic challenger, Amy McGrath, lost her 2018 bid for state representative.
McGrath sees McConnell as the epitome of the evils of modern politics. “Everything that’s wrong with Washington had to start somewhere—it started with him,” McGrath tweeted Tuesday.
I’m running to replace Mitch McConnell in the U.S. Senate. Everything that’s wrong with Washington had to start somewhere—it started with him. With your help, we can defeat Mitch and defend democracy. Join