Tonight, in a race that was called fairly quickly, Sen. Mitch McConnell won his primary against Tea Party challenger Matt Bevin:

Kentucky’s other U.S. Senator, Republican Rand Paul, called on the GOP to unite behind McConnell:

Some people weren’t happy with Paul in the least for supporting a sixth Senate term for McConnell:


McConnell will face Democrat Alison Grimes, who also won a primary tonight, in the November U.S. Senate election.