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Mitch McConnell: It's Clear Thad Cochran Won Mississippi Runoff

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky dismissed allegations from Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, of impropriety in the Mississippi Republican primary but noted its an issue for state officials to decide.

I assume the people in Mississippi will look at what ever complaints are filed, McConnell told reporters Tuesday when asked to comment on Cruzs call for an investigation in to voter fraud. That is what typically happens in a post election situation if there are complaints filed they are dealt with at the state level.

I think its pretty clear who won. Sen. [Thad Cochran, R-Miss.,] ran a very successful runoff campaign and got the most votes," McConnell added. "But anybody is entitled to contest the outcome and that may well may happen in Mississippi.

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