Senator Mitch McConnell on John Jordan Crittenden
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talked about the political career of fellow Kentuckian John J. Crittenden, a member of the… read more
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talked about the political career of fellow Kentuckian John J. Crittenden, a member of the U.S. Senate in the 1800s. A friend and ally to Henry Clay, Crittenden also served as Kentucky’s governor and twice as U.S. Attorney General. Senator McConnell emphasized Crittenden’s commitment to the Union before and during the Civil War and reflected on how current lawmakers could learn from former legislators.
This event was hosted by Eastern Kentucky University. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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