Senator Lamar Alexander is going to need some help from Senator Mitch McConnell, a friend for nearly 50 years, if his health care compromise is to become law.
President Trump “called three Republican senators this week and expressed support for their 2018 re-election bids, aligning with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in the senator’s intra-party feud with Steve Bannon,” Politico reports. “Trump dialed GOP Sens. John Barrasso of [...]
Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell “put the finishing touches on a bicameral budget deal allowing Congress to swiftly move to tax reform, multiple sources in both chambers said. The Senate approved the budget 51-49 Thursday night, [...]
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, flanked by Senators John Thune and John Cornyn, announces to reporters that the Senate is moving ahead on a Republican budget plan at the Capitol on October 17, 2017. A...Show More Summary
There’s something odd going on in the Republican Party. All of the sudden, Mitch McConnell appears to be leading the establishment wing of the Party toward Trump. This is
Nine Republican senators have signed a letter to Mitch McConnell calling on him to “turn the Senate on full time, 24/7, to advance the president’s agenda,” Axios reports. The senators write that “perversion of Senate rules” by Democrats, “designed to [...]
Twitter delivered a history lesson to a CNN correspondent who may have been mocking President Trump for lending U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell a hand in getting up the steps after their White House Rose Garden press conference on Monday...Show More Summary
Campaign Action Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's Republicans are busy this week ramming through the vehicle they will use to push their tax cut plan, their budget resolution. The entire document expresses the very essence of what it is to be a Republican. Show More Summary
In Monday’s White House press conference with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, President Donald Trump swiped at Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer over the issue of nominations. Trump said of Democrats, “They’re holding up every single nomination. Show More Summary
Campaign Action Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has apparently decided that it looks bad to the conservative base that is dramatically turning on him that he's not getting stuff done. So his answer is to start making the Senate be there on Fridays, and maybe some weekends. Show More Summary
Monday, after a press conference, President Trump helped Mitch McConnell up the stairs. It turns out that McConnell had Polio as a child and has a hard time negotiating stairs.
Tonight at 11/10c, Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell fake being friends for an hour.
Grassroots Republican favorite Steve Bannon joined Laura Ingraham to rally for Dr. Kelli Ward in Arizon on Tuesday night. A winning combination ! Steve Bannon, Dr. Kelli Ward & Laura Ingraham !#MAGAnews #KelliWard #AmericaFirst #Arizona...Show More Summary
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) “is preparing to hold the chamber in session for more rigorous workweeks, including Fridays and possibly even weekends,” Politico reports. “The Senate GOP discussed a more aggressive schedule at Tuesday’s party lunch and the [...]
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Steve Bannon leveled a blistering attack on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other top Republicans at an Arizona fundraiser for a GOP primary challenger to incumbent Sen. Jeff Flake. … Click to Continue »
Amy Davidson Sorkin on Mitch McConnell and Donald Trump‘s recent press conference.
MELANIA TRUMP. She’s here to save Puerto Rico with a new PSA. LUNCH CHAT. Mitch McConnell warned Trump that Steve Bannon could undermine his agenda: “The Kentucky Republican warned that Bannon’s push to find challengers for GOP lawm…...Show More Summary
Donald Trump may have toyed briefly with the idea of getting his old buddy Steve Bannon to back off his campaign to end Mitch McConnell's reign as Senate Leader, but as with all things Trump, it was just meaningless bluster. Bannon will...Show More Summary