Sam Youngman

October 14, 2013

In broken Washington, a Kentucky power couple emerges

Increasingly, Rand Paul and Mitch McConnell are a team, and they have each others' backs. In separate interviews almost two weeks apart, both men, unprompted, heaped praise on the other. Both said the same thing: Two prominent national voices from the Bluegrass is "good for Kentucky."

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About Sam Youngman

Sam Youngman


An Owensboro native and Western Kentucky University graduate, Sam Youngman covered national politics and presidents before coming home to work for the Herald-Leader and cover Kentucky political developments.