(AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Congress will act early next year to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law but delay the changes as Republicans try to come up with an alternative. The Kentucky RepublicanShow More Summary
AP Photo/Molly Riley President-elect Donald Trump, accompanied by his wife Melania, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky in Washington on November 10, 2016. D onald Trump’s ethics conflicts and billionaire-heavy cabinet...Show More Summary
After much speculation, President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Elaine Chao, former labor secretary and current spouse of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, as his Secretary of Transportation. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy...Show More Summary
Actually, whatever a president says is relevant, if only to perceptions of his stability. “Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell dismissed questions on Tuesday about Donald Trump‘s claims of voter fraud, calling the president-elect’s assertions ‘irrelevant.'” He seems to have no relevant knowledge about our Constitution. Show More Summary
(Photo: AP/Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, flanked by Senators John Cornyn, John Barrasso, and Roger Wicker, leaves the podium after speaking with the press after the Senate Republicans' caucus lunch on November 29, 2016. Show More Summary
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, on Tuesday, used real words, said aloud, that fundamental component of human interaction, to disagree with the recent, seemingly extemporaneous stance on flag-burning taken by our soon-to-be twitterbot-in-chief, Donald Trump. Show More Summary
Donald Trump names Chao, wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, to Cabinet.
WASHINGTON ? Since Donald Trump helped him keep the reins of the Senate as majority leader, Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) hasn’t stood up much to the president-elect. But in response to Trump’s outlandish suggestion on Tuesday that anyoneShow More Summary
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was asked Tuesday to address President-elect Donald Trump's allegations of voter fraud in an election he won, much to the Kentucky Republican's own amazement. "Well, Secretary Clinton conceded the...Show More Summary
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) broke with President-elect Donald Trump’s suggestion that flag burners go to jail or lose their citizenship, The Hill reports. Said McConnell: “The Supreme Court has held that that activity is a protected First Amendment [...]
The latest from Team Trump: President-elect Donald Trump plans to name Elaine Chao — a former Labor secretary married to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) — as his Transportation secretary, according to House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield). Show More Summary
UnPresident-Elect Donald Trump has named the wife of Republican Majority Leader and Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell, Elaine Chao, to head up the Department of Transportation. She was Labor Secretary under GW Bush. For Health and Human Services,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
President-Elect Donald Trump has nominated Elaine Chao, the Secretary of Labor under George W. Bush and the spouse of current Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, for the Secretary of Transportation position, multiple news sources confirm. Considering the work her predecessor did on both America’s roads and the… Read more...
Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao is set to be announced as President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to lead the Department of Transportation, Politico reports. Chao is the wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY).
Ms. Chao is a former Labor Secretary, and the wife of Senator Mitch McConnell, the majority leader.
Elaine Chao, wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and former Labor Secretary under George W. Bush, is now expected to be Donald Trump’s Secretary of Transportation, according to rumors floating around Twitter and now formalized...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao, the wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, to be his transportation secretary, a source with knowledge of the decision said on Tuesday. Show More Summary
George W. Bush’s Labor Secretary is Trump’s choice for the Department of Transportation. Ms. Chao, who is the wife of Senator Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky and the majority leader, had met with Mr. Trump on Nov. 21 in New York. Politico: The wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), Chao is the first [...]
Sen. Elizabeth Warren has delivered a ferocious attack on congressional Republicans and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell over a medical research bill, putting fellow Democrats on the spot by pushing … Click to Continue »
Mitch McConnell’s Supreme Court blockade was not only a yooooge substantive win, it was a political coup as well: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell took a risk when he declared last February that the Senate would not consider any appointment by President Barack Obama to replace the recently deceased Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court. […]