May 21st, 2014
07:00 AM ET
9 years ago

Mitch McConnell wins primary in Kentucky; CNN projects he'll face Grimes

Louisville, Kentucky (CNN) - It was billed as the day's marquee primary battle, but in the end it was an easy night for Mitch McConnell.

The five-term senator from Kentucky - who's the top Republican in the chamber - defeated tea party-backed challenger Matt Bevin in Tuesday's primary.


Filed under: 2014 • Alison Lundergan Grimes • Congress • Kentucky • Matt Bevin • Mitch McConnell • Senate
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  1. Lynda/Minnesota

    "Mitch McConnell wins primary in Kentucky. CNN predicts he'll face Grimes."

    Yeah. It happened last night, CNN. As of this morning, it's a given. He WILL face Grimes.

    May 21, 2014 10:06 am at 10:06 am |