Word that actress Ashley Judd is considering a run for office has been making the rounds for quite a while, with many assuming a campaign would take the form of a run against Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.). Louisville Courier-Journal reporter James Robert Carroll wasn’t able to pry an announcement from Judd at an event in D.C. tonight, but he came close.

“The people of Kentucky need a fighter”? Who says something like that if they’re not running for office?