Elizabeth Warren http://wfpl.org en Elizabeth Warren: Alison Lundergan Grimes Will Be A 'Fighter' for Kentucky http://wfpl.org/post/elizabeth-warren-alison-lundergan-grimes-will-be-fighter-kentucky <p>Kentucky U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes received a boost from a leading Democratic woman who is also taking on Republican Mitch McConnell across the country.</p><p>U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts visited the University of Louisville on Sunday to stump for <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/alison-lundergan-grimes-shares-student-loan-plan-ahead-college-affordability-rally-louisville">Grimes and reform efforts of the country's student loan</a> system.</p> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 21:04:04 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 9667 at http://wfpl.org Elizabeth Warren: Alison Lundergan Grimes Will Be A 'Fighter' for Kentucky Alison Lundergan Grimes Shares Student Loan Plan Ahead of College Affordability Rally in Louisville http://wfpl.org/post/alison-lundergan-grimes-shares-student-loan-plan-ahead-college-affordability-rally-louisville <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Democratic Senate candidate Alison </span>Lundergan<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span><span class="il" style="line-height: 1.5;">Grimes</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> unveiled a plan Friday that she says will help make </span><span class="il" style="line-height: 1.5;">college</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> more affordable and ease student loan debt for over a quarter-million Kentucky students.</span></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:01:53 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 9657 at http://wfpl.org Alison Lundergan Grimes Shares Student Loan Plan Ahead of College Affordability Rally in Louisville Brown Voices Disgust With McConnell's Leadership http://wfpl.org/post/brown-voices-disgust-mcconnells-leadership <p>During a televised debate with Democratic opponent Elizabeth Warren, U.S. Sen. Scott Brown, R-Ma., voiced his displeasure with Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and said he's undecided on voting for him to lead the GOP caucus.</p><p>President <a href="http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2012/president/ma/massachusetts_romney_vs_obama-1804.html">Obama is leading in Massachusetts by at least 30 points</a>, and Brown is stressing his role as a moderate Republican with a bipartisan record. Asked if he'd support McConnell next year, Brown said he was undecided and voiced disgust with Congress.</p><p>Watch (h/t <a href="http://fatlip.leoweekly.com/2012/10/02/gop-sen-scott-brown-completely-disgusted-by-mitch-mcconnell/">LEO Weekly</a>):</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/PF7lR1y91Nk" frameborder="0" height="360" width="480"></iframe></p><p> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 16:10:57 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 1856 at http://wfpl.org