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March 22, 2013


Clinton Encouraged Judd to Run

Contrary to reports he was trying to push her aside, ABC News has learned that Bill Clinton encouraged Ashely Judd to enter the U.S. Senate race in Kentucky "and promised he would help her, according to several Kentucky political sources. That conversation happened sometime between the November election and President Obama's second inauguration."

Earlier this month Clinton met with Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, who is also weighing a bid.












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