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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., walks off the Senate floor on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

McConnell: Kentucky should accept new offer for jobless aid

Aug. 17, 2020 7:11 PM EDT

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky should accept a supplemental $300 in federal weekly assistance for its unemployed workers under a White House offer that won't require any extra spending by the state, Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell said in a letter to the state's Democratic governor. McConnell, the...