Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell predicted the GOP establishment will destroy conservative insurgents attempting to unseat a trio incumbents in an interview with the New York Times published on Sunday. "I think we are going to crush them everywhere," McConnell said. Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) says he isn't worried about tea party-backed candidates challenging GOP incumbents in this year's midterm elections. "I think we are going to crush them everywhere," McConnell told the New York Times in an interview published Saturday. "I don't think they are going to have a single nominee anywhere in the country."
Kentucky's GOP primary is in two months and while polls show Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell leading his primary challenger Matt Bevin by a wide margin, McConnell nonetheless is apparently concerned enough to run an ad attacking...Show More Summary
Crossroads, the political operation founded by Karl Rove, isn't very active in Kentucky's Senate race, even though its president said that reelecting Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is one of the group's top priorities for 2014—or at least it's not very active on paper. Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell told the editorial board of the Cincinnati Enquirer he doesn't believe in global warming. McConnell: 'I don't buy' that climate is changing. In 1970s 'we were all concerned about the ice age coming.'...Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) strode into the Conservative Political Action Conference this week packing heat. It was nothing fancy like a Glock 9 or Sig Sauer 45, but something more akin to Old Betsy, carried by Davy Crockett when...
[Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell stands with Sen. Tom Coburn after giving him a rifle, on stage at the Conservative Political Action Committee annual conference in National Harbor, Md., on Thursday. Image via Susan Walsh/AP.] Read more...
Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell was packing heat when he spoke at the Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md. Thursday. McConnell walked on stage for his speech carrying a rifle accompaniedShow More Summary
Senator Minority Leader Mitch McConnell walked onstage earlier Thursday at the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference with a rifle in one hand and the baggage of a desperate politician in the other: My $0.02, not that Mitch cares: If he wants to play at this level, he needs to up his game.
To the tune of “Living on a Prayer,” Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell prefaced his CPAC address today by walking onto the stage with a rifle held over his head, to the delight of those gathered in the auditorium. Later he said he’s ready to serve as Senate majority leader, should the GOP regain the […]
He wants to take away your new insurance, Kentucky. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, facing the electoral challenge of his life, has bet everything on Obamacare repeal. So this is the last thing he wants to hear: Nearly 265,000...Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, the guy who famously declared in November 2010 that his only priority was making sure President Obama was a one-term president, is making a lot of promises about how the Senate will be a place of happiness and light and effectiveness if the Republicans take over next year. Show More Summary
Rand Paul, who recently explained his primary endorsement of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell with these words... "Uhh, because he asked me," Paul said. "He asked me when there was nobody else in the race. And I said yes." ...Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) and other Republicans have used Senate consideration of a measure dealing with veteran’s benefits to refocus attention on Iran.
Former President Bill Clinton told Kentucky voters Tuesday that defeating Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell would make “a big difference.” Clinton’s comments came at a fundraiser for his likely Democratic opponent Alison Lundergan Grimes. Show More Summary
One day before Rep. Dave Camp (R-Mich.) is due to release his long-awaited tax reform plan, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) offered some public advice: Don't bother. “I think we will not be able to finish the job, regretfully,” McConnell told reporters after Senate Republicans regular Tuesday lunch. "I don't see how we can." […]
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has a comfortable lead against Tea Party challenger Matt Bevin in the state's GOP Senate primary. But he is in a dogfight in a potential general election battle against Democrat Alison Lundergran Grimes, the Bluegrass state's secretary of state. Show More Summary
Wow. What a presidential-size diss. Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes, who’s vying to unseat GOP Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in Kentucky, doesn’t want any part of Barack Obama. “This race is on that’s about putting the people of this state... -
Former President Bill Clinton is campaigning in Kentucky today for Democratic Senate candidate Allison Lundergan Grimes in her bid to unseat Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul, the state's junior senator, isn't tooShow More Summary
It seems the left and the likes of Jon Stewart are not the only ones that have resorted to comparing Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and his likeness to a turtle. Enter one Dwayne Stovall who is one of many mounting a primaryShow More Summary