Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, husband announce birth of son

LEXINGTON, Ky.- Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes announced the birth of her son Wednesday.

Grimes, along with her husband Andrew, announced Crawford “Ford” Case Grimes was delivered safely Wednesday at 8:17 a.m. ET and weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces.

Present for the birth, Andrew said, “Both my wife and our baby are doing well.”

“Andrew and I have prayed for and dreamed of this day for many years. We are overjoyed to welcome Ford into our lives. We cannot thank enough our amazing team of doctors and nurses over these past several years. We are grateful to everyone who has offered their constant support and encouragement as it has meant more than you know,” said Secretary Grimes.