HillBillyReport.org http://wfpl.org en Pro-Mitch McConnell Super PAC: Alison Lundergan Grimes is Obama's "Rubber Stamp" http://wfpl.org/post/pro-mitch-mcconnell-super-pac-alison-lundergan-grimes-obamas-rubber-stamp <p>A super PAC backing Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell's re-election bid is up with a new attack ad calling Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes a rubber stamp for President Obama's agenda.</p><p>Kentuckians for Strong Leadership launched the $270,000 television ad buy Friday at a time where <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/alison-lundergan-grimes-says-she-disagrees-obama-coal-parts-obamacare">Grimes has tried to distance herself from the president</a>, who is unpopular in the Bluegrass State.</p><p>The 30-second spot uses footage of a 2011 <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v_Hm00eRU5c&amp;feature=youtu.be">interview Grimes did with Kentucky blogger Jim Pence</a>, who runs the website HillBillyReport.org. Pence asks Grimes if she supports the <a href="http://www.democrats.org/democratic-national-platform">national Democratic Party platform</a>, to which the secretary of state replies: "I do, Jim."</p><p>According to KSL co-founder Scott Jennings, this is an admission Grimes backs the "blueprint" of the Obama administration, including the stimulus package, environmental regulations and Affordable Care Act.</p><p>Check it out:</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/kzhnJMjssSk" width="540"></iframe> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 15:02:08 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 6177 at http://wfpl.org Pro-Mitch McConnell Super PAC: Alison Lundergan Grimes is Obama's "Rubber Stamp"