Mike Cassaro

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Mike Cassaro was a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate in Kentucky

Mike Cassaro was a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the U.S. Senate in Kentucky. He was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.). He lost to Bruce Lunsford in the primary which took place on May 20, 2008. [1]


Positions, record and controversies


2008 elections

Cassaro was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) in the 2008 congressional elections. He was defeated in a primary election by Bruce Lunsford.[1]

Money in politics

Information on this candidate's 2008 fundraising is not yet available. Stay tuned for live feeds of data from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.

Committees and affiliations


Cassaro will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.


More background data


Official Cassaro for Congress Web site

Articles and resources

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Greg Giroux, "Kentucky Democrats Pick Wealthy Businessman to Challenge McConnell", CQ Politics, May 20, 2008

Wikipedia also has an article on Mike Cassaro. This article may use content from the Wikipedia article under the terms of the GFDL.

External resources

External articles