Alison Lundergan Grimes Is Shooting Guns Again [VIDEO]

Democratic Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes is shooting guns again in an effort to distance herself from the president, as she battles Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for the Kentucky seat.(RELATED: McConnell Vs. Grimes: The Tortoise And The Hair) “Mitch McConnell wants you to think I’m Barack Obama,” she says. “I’m not Barack Obama,” she continues.

Grimes ad shows McConnell how to hold a gun

Holding a shotgun and shooting skeet, the Democratic candidate out to topple Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell attempts to flip the script in a new television ad.

The Fix: Mitch McConnell responds to Alison Lundergan Grimes’ gun ad in devastating fashion

If Grimes wanted to separate herself from Obama, it didn't work.

Grimes fires shot -- literally -- in latest campaign ad

"Mitch McConnell wants you to think I'm Barack Obama," Grimes says in her latest ad. "I'm not Barack Obama."

The Fix: New Grimes ad goes there: ‘Mitch, that’s not how you hold a gun’

Oh, and she hits him on UK basketball, tooo.

Grimes' Ky. Senate task: Sway non-Obama voters

SOMERSET, Ky. (AP) — Gina Roberts was pleased to see a woman capture a statewide office in Kentucky when Alison Lundergan Grimes was elected secretary of state. That doesn't mean Roberts is voting for the Democrat over Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell in November.

McConnell's Campaign Won Today's Round of Political Mudslinging

If elections were won with sass, then Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell slight lead over Alison Lundergan Grimes in the polls for Kentucky's senate race would be justified. After the Grimes campaign released an ad distancing her from President Obama and mocking McConnell's gun-holding skills on Monday, the McConnell campaign used her touting against her. As Talking Points Memo noted, both ...

Grimes Scraps Album Because It 'Sucked'

You hear the same thing a lot in artist interviews, that they 'don't care what the critics say' or they make music 'to please themselves first.'

Grimes Shares Bedtime Mix, Interview on BBC

On the BBC's Annie Mac show tonight, Grimes stopped by for an interview and played a "Bedtime Mix"-- music to listen to in order to fall asleep. Grimes' seven-song mix starts around 2:25:20, and includes Aphex Twin, Portishead, Patsy Cline, and Majical Cloudz, among others. Said Grimes of the mix: "a lot of it is stuff from my childhood...when I go to bed I like to listen to nostalgic stuff ...

Grimes supporters rally as candidate opens W. Broadway office

Grimes told a supportive crowd at her new West Broadway office that McConnell had never been to the area and he "wouldn't know how to get here without the aid of a GPS."


Grimes is the alias of the musician Claire Boucher (born in 17 March 1988 in Vancouver, Canada and based in Montreal). Her music is an eclectic mix of styles which she described herself as "ADD music", because it shifts frequently and dramatically. She fuses contemporary instrumentation with classical vocal practices. Boucher was born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia. She graduated from Lord Byng Secondary School and studied ballet for 11 years.

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