Sen. McConnell says he's in the 'most difficult' reelection bid of his career

Blake, Aaron
June 2007
Hill;6/22/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 76, p15
The article reports that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell faces the most difficult reelection campaign in 2008 in the U.S. McConnell wrote a fundraising letter and described that 2008 reelection bid is the battle against radical national liberal organizations and called himself as one of the top Democratic targets in the country. His probable challengers include Charlie Owen, millionaire businessman and Attorney General Greg Stumbo.


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