24 May '18, 3pm

Retired #Marine #fighter #pilot wins #Democratic #congressional primary in #Kentucky

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Former fighter pilot Amy McGrath vanquished Lexington’s mayor in Tuesday’s Democratic primary for a congressional seat in Kentucky, setting up a tougher mission against a Republican incumbent in a district seen as a pickup opportunity for her party. McGrath, a political newcomer who spent 20 years in the Marine Corps, defeated Lexington’s mayor, Jim Gray, along with state Sen. Reggie Thomas and three other opponents. “Six months ago, political pundits and establishment insiders didn’t think we could pull this off,” McGrath said in her victory speech. “Did you ever show them!” Retired Marine fighter pilot running for Congress in Kentucky A retired fighter pilot is running for Congress in Kentucky’s 6th District, joining several other military veteran candidates as part of a broader Democratic strategy to challenge Republican rule in the 2018 midterm electi...

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