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October 15, 2013 12:34 PM

Alison Lundergan Grimes raises $2.5 million, sparking battle of spin

Alison Lundergan Grimes' campaign was thrilled Tuesday morning to announce that the likely Democratic challenger to U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell raised about $2.5 million in her first fundraising quarter, outpacing McConnell's $2.27 million haul. But Republican opponents pooh-poohed Grimes' figures.

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