Key findings from our investigation into Kentucky Opportunity Coalition

Key findings:

  • After five years of relative dormancy, the pro-Mitch McConnell Kentucky Opportunity Coalition is now one of the state's most active social welfare groups.
  • Who's steering Kentucky Opportunity Coalition's sudden spending spree? GOP consultant Scott Jennings, a former White House aide and veteran of Mitch McConnell's previous two campaigns.
  • Kentucky Opportunity Coalition has spent $14 million on TV and radio ads, making it the top outside group in Kentucky's U.S. Senate race.
  • About one out of every seven TV ads in the Kentucky Senate race has been sponsored by the pro-McConnell Kentucky Opportunity Coalition.