Corn on MSNBC: I’m Still Waiting for McConnell to Respond to the Substance of the Story


Earlier today, Mother Jones released a recording of Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell and campaign aides in a private strategy session discussing how to campaign against actress Ashley Judd, who is rumored to be running against McConnell for Senate. Watch DC bureau chief David Corn discuss the recording, McConnell’s response, and looking behind the curtain at the ugly world of political campaigns on MSNBC‘s Bashir Live:

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