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McConnell 2020 Senate Campaign Sells “Cocaine Mitch” T-Shirts: “Become An Official Member Of The Cartel!”

Josh Israel reports at Think Progress: The nickname stems from the 2018 West Virginia Republican Senate primary. In that race, coal baron Don Blankenship, the former Massey Energy CEO who served a one-year sentence in federal prison for conspiring to violate mine safety rules, ran ads promising to replace McConnell as the Senate’s GOP leader. The spots, which referred to …

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