He’s up 42 to 27 percent over Kentucky Secretary of State Trey Grayson in the race for the Bluegrass State’s GOP Senate nomination, Jim Antle reports. In the Democratic race, Lieutenant Governor Dan Mongiardo has an equally commanding lead over Attorney General Jack Conway, 45 to 27 percent, according to SurveyUSA.

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