Apparently in Kentucky, you can attack your opponent for answering “yes” to the question “do you believe in climate change?”
Is this something you can attack your opponent on? In a lot of states, answering “yes” would actually help you. Perhaps she – like Scott Brown – could run for office in a different state.
In a short YouTube clip posted by ‘Team Mitch Rapid Response’ on Thursday, Grimes answered the interview question: “Do you believe in climate change?” from Kentucky Sports Radio’s Matt Jones. “I do,” she said. “You know, Mitch McConnell and I differ on this. He still wants to argue with the scientists. I do believe it exists.”
Grimes has a tough balancing act to make with 15,000 coal jobs in the state.