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Elizabeth Warren rally with Alison Grimes at the University of Louisville (June 29, 2014)

Here's the best proof that the Republican caricature of Elizabeth Warren is utterly bunk. Warren just headlined a rally over the weekend with Alison Grimes, the Democrat running to defeat Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell, and it was a smash hit:

The Warren appearance was greeted by an overwhelming crowd that with a line that stretched at least three blocks Sunday morning from the campus venue, the Red Barn.
Elizabeth Warren rally with Alison Grimes at the University of Louisville (June 29, 2014)

Head below the fold for many more photos of this great event.

Warren's populist progressive message is a popular one, and Grimes wouldn't have invited her to conservative Kentucky if that weren't so.

Elizabeth Warren rally with Alison Grimes at the University of Louisville (June 29, 2014)

Warren spoke about the need for student loan reform, a pressing issue for countless Americans in all states, red or blue:

Elizabeth Warren rally with Alison Grimes at the University of Louisville (June 29, 2014)

That line just went on and on, by the way:

Elizabeth Warren rally with Alison Grimes at the University of Louisville (June 29, 2014)

So no surprise it was a capacity crowd:

Elizabeth Warren rally with Alison Grimes at the University of Louisville (June 29, 2014)

And standing-room only:

Elizabeth Warren rally with Alison Grimes at the University of Louisville (June 29, 2014)

They couldn't get enough:

Elizabeth Warren rally with Alison Grimes at the University of Louisville (June 29, 2014)

Let's do this thing—together.

Elizabeth Warren rally with Alison Grimes at the University of Louisville (June 29, 2014)

Originally posted to David Nir on Mon Jun 30, 2014 at 10:45 AM PDT.

Also republished by My Old Kentucky Kos, PostHuffPost: Connection-Conversation-Community , and Daily Kos.

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