Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes (D) will air her first TV ads next week, following a $37,000 purchase in Louisville and Lexington markets. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R) is currently the only candidate on TV. (Washington Post)
Observers watching the race expect the McConnell campaign and allies to blitz Grimes the moment the GOP primary is over. This is a chance to get a positive message out there first.