LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell's campaign team takes a jab at a West Virginia Republican who just lost his primary race.During the campaign, Don Blankenship launched a series of attacks against McConnell. Blankenship often called McConnell "Cocaine Mitch" and referred to his in-laws as "his China family."
Once Blankenship conceded Tuesday night, McConnell's campaign team tweeted an image that read, "Thanks for playing, Don."
Thanks for playing, @DonBlankenship. #WVSen pic.twitter.com/TV1ETgQdmu— Team Mitch (@Team_Mitch) May 9, 2018
Thanks for playing, @DonBlankenship. #WVSen pic.twitter.com/TV1ETgQdmu
The image mimics an advertisement for the Netflix series "Narcos," which chronicles the cocaine trade in Colombia during the 1980's.
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