Democrats are pulling out of the Kentucky Senate race. Here’s why that’s important.

By Chris Cillizza October 14 Roll Call newspaper -- Fix alum! -- broke the news Tuesday afternoon: The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee has stopped its TV advertising for the final three weeks in the Kentucky Senate race. That decision effectively leaves Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes on her own and is rightly read as a sign …

Romney to Raise Money for McConnell in Kentucky

FRANKFORT, Ky. — Aug 26, 2014, 7:46 PM ET By ADAM BEAM Associated Press Mitt Romney is coming to Kentucky to raise money for U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, the latest in a string of high-profile politicians getting in on one of the country's most competitive midterm races. Romney, the former Massachusetts governor and 2012 Republican …