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GOP fights ‘war on women’ by blasting McConnell challenger for Woody Allen donation

Republicans continued their efforts to tie Kentucky’s Democratic Senate candidate to Hollywood before her likely face-off against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. The Kentucky Republican Party called Monday on Alison Lundergan Grimes to return a $500 donation from filmmaker Woody Allen, who has been embroiled a public dispute over decades-old…

Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes to run against Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell

By Tim Ghianni (Reuters) – U.S. Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky Republican, will face a 2014 election challenge from popular Democratic Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes. At a press conference on Monday in Frankfort, the state capital, Grimes announced her candidacy and said McConnell, who has represented…