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McConnell and McGrath spar over coronavirus and Supreme Court in debate

Senate Majority Chief Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Amy McGrath sparred Monday evening over the federal response to the coronavirus disaster, the Supreme Court nomination fight and the Republican incumbent’s decadeslong account in a demanding-hitting televised debate in Kentucky.McGrath, a retired Marine fight pilot, modified into as soon as aggressive from the outset in blaming the senator for the dearth of another spherical of federal reduction for an endemic-battered economic system, calling it a “dereliction of duty.” McConnell blamed congressional Democrats for the stalemated negotiations.In a biting alternate later, McConnell touted his prime Senate management put up as a precious asset for Kentucky and fired back at McGrath’s constant assaults on his Senate account, pro...