McConnell Denies Special Treatment from Wife Elaine Chao: ‘I Was Complaining to Her Just Last Night’

‘You know, I was complaining to her just last night, 169 projects and Kentucky got only five’

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REPORTER: "Leader McConnell, did you receive any special treatment or consideration as your office applied for transportation grants because you're married to Secretary Chao?"
MCCONNELL: "You know, I was complaining to her just last night, 169 projects and Kentucky got only five. I hope we’ll do a lot better next year.”

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