LEXINGTON, Ky. – Captain “Sully” Sullenberger, a national hero who landed US Airways Flight 1549 on the Hudson River after both engines were disabled by a bird strike, saving

Election Day is just 11 days away, and we wanted to make sure you know that the Alliance for Retired Americans has proudly endorsed Amy McGrath for election to the U.S.

McGrath holds McConnell accountable for abandoning Kentucky 

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Tonight, retired Marine Lt. Col. Amy McGrath did what few have been able to do during Sen. Mitch McConnell’s 36-year career in the U.S. Senate: make him answer for his failed leadership. 

Notorious for skirting the issues, McConnell fumbled during the Gray TV U.S. Senate debate, while McGrath laid out a clear path forward for Kentucky’s future. 


He’s maybe the most dangerous politician of my lifetime. He’s helped transform the Republican Party into a cult, worshiping at the altar of authoritarianism. He’s damaged our country in ways that may take a generation to undo. The politician I’m talking about, of course, is Mitch McConnell.

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Frankfort, KY — Tonight, Lt. Col. Amy McGrath and U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell will debate at 7 p.m. eastern on select Kentucky TV stations and CSPAN.

It may be the only time Kentuckians will hear directly from McConnell, who holds campaign events only on private property, refuses to have town halls, and never makes himself available to his constituents.

Mitch McConnell has been our senator as long as some of us have been alive. Is this the year we can FINALLY help him retire? Join us on The State of Kentucky for a conversation with Amy McGrath, as we talk about her campaign, her strategy, and what she is seeing as she flies (literally) around the state. Watch the recording of the live show, or listen to the podcast!

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If you already have cast your early or absentee ballot, there is something else you can do to ensure our democracy runs smoothly. 


Mitch McConnell gives the late Sen. Joe McCarthy a run for his money in the demagoguery department.

Kentucky’s senior senator has been a slime super-spreader since he unseated Democrat Dee Huddleston in 1984. Now he’s lying about retired Marine jet pilot Amy McGrath, his current Democratic opponent.

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In the last few days, the economic and health crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic turned into a political and governance crisis that threatens the stability of our country. Our president is sick, at least five of his top advisors are, too, along with at least three senators.