12:49pm

Wed May 15, 2013
All Politics are Local

Mitch McConnell "Will Not Have a Serious Opponent'

Credit U.S. Senate

MSNBC host Chris Matthews is predicting the scandal involving the Internal Revenue Service targeting conservatives will benefit Republican Mitch McConnell, and could result in an easy re-election for Kentucky's senior senator. The agency has apologized for flagging political organizations with "tea party" and "patriot" in their name, but Republicans and Democrats have jabbed the Obama administration for not responding forcefully enough.  Read more...