40 painful seconds of Alison Lundergan Grimes refusing to say whether she voted for President Obama

October 9, 2014

By Philip Bump
Alison Lundergan Grimes (D) appeared before the Louisville Courier-Journal editorial board on Thursday to make her pitch for their endorsement. The life-long Democrat, whose father represented Kentucky for the party in the state House and who herself has been on the ballot in the state on the Democratic ticket as Secretary of State, was asked a simple question. Did she vote for President Obama in 2008 and 2012?

And she didn't answer. Repeatedly...

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