A representative of the National Republican Senatorial Committee sent the following e-mail this morning about Lt. Governor Dan Mongiardo‘s suggested recanvass in the Democratic Senate primary:

In the aftermath of the brutal Kentucky Democrat Senate primary, Politico reports below that Dan Mongiardo plans to “request a recanvass of all voting machines and absentee ballots across the state.”

This development comes on the heels of the Lexington Herald-Leader’s report last evening that: “Mongiardo would not say whether he will help Conway in the fall campaign against Republican nominee Rand Paul of Bowling Green.”

Meanwhile, the Republicans have joined together and will hold a unity rally this Saturday in Frankfort.