Hollywood celebrities investing in Kentucky Senate race

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Oct 29, 2013 1:53 PM
Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes is getting financial support from some of the biggest names in Hollywood in her bid to unseat Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell. Steven Spielberg, Jerry Seinfeld, Danny DeVito and Barbara Streisand were among a long list of celebrities in Grimes' first fundraising report to the Federal Election Commission. Grimes received $2.5 million in contributions from July through September and still had $2 million cash on hand. McConnell raised $2.3 million over the same period, bringing his overall total to $17.7 million. He reported $10 million cash on hand.