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McConnell pokes fun at Blankenship loss

05/09/2018 09:48 AM

After weeks of attack ads from a West Virginia Senate GOP candidate, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign team got the last laugh. After former Coal executive Don Blankenship came in a distant third in the West Virginia GOP Senate primary on Tuesday, McConnell’s campaign team tweeted out “Thanks for playing, Don”, with a picture of McConnell surrounded by a white powdery substance, likely in reference to Netflix show Narcos. The tweet was in response to Blankenship’s nickname “Cocaine Mitch”... Read more 

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