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everything that's wrong in Washington had to start someplace , how did it come to this well it started with this man in a direct challenge to Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Democrat aiming the graph on Tuesday announced her campaign for the Senate in Kentucky protecting our democracy McGrath a former US marine combat pilot whose biography drew national attention last year nearly lost a house race last November but that's not stopping her now in a three minute announcement video titled the letter McGrath described writing to our senator at the age of thirteen telling McConnell she wanted to become a fighter pilots even the women were barred from combat at the time but she says he never wrote back how many other people did Mitch McConnell never take the time to write , in response McConnell's campaign released its own video portraying the grass as too liberal for Kentucky a state truck carried by thirty percentage points in two thousand sixteen the video posted in a tweet to raise money for McConnell's campaign along with the website called run path McGrath wasted no time in slamming the grass , McConnell who has served Kentucky as a senator for thirty five years has been the leader of the Senate Republicans since two thousand seven