Finally, toward the end of this comments, Priebus turned to this year’s election, introducing a one-minute video that proclaims “with Mitch McConnell, Kentucky leads the country.”
The video ends with the narrator saying “Obama needs Grimes, Kentucky needs McConnell.”
Priebus then introduced him as the next Majority Leader of the United States Senate, and the event finally felt like a McConnell campaign rally.
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