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Federalist Editor Rips Apart Mitch McConnell's Remarks About the GOP Having Bad Senate Candidates

Posted on AllSides August 22nd, 2022
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2022 Elections, Elections, US Senate, Mitch McConnell, Republican Party
Source: AP Photo/Susan Walsh

Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) gave Democrats a boost recently. Whether it was intentional or not is irrelevant at this point—when the Senate Republican leader says that his party virtually has no chance of retaking the 50-50 Senate, people take notice. The Kentucky Republican's Eeyore attitude concerns what he says centers on candidate quality. Is that accurate? Even if that's the case, a) you don't say that out loud, and b) there is still time to turn things around. 

Yet, Federalist editor Mollie Hemingway was especially angered by McConnell's remarks, not only for...

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