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U of L professor to run against Mitch McConnell

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LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) -- A University of Louisville professor wants to put Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell out of a job.

U of L Communications Professor Greg Leichty hopes to win the Democratic nomination for McConnell's U.S. Senate seat.  He made the announcement on Twitter.

He joins other longshots in the running.  Democrats are still waiting to hear whether Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes or former Miss America Heather French Henry will run.

Actress Ashley Judd considered a run, but decided against it.

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