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Would Colonel Sanders Make a Good Senator? Kentuckians Think So

Luckily for current senator Mitch McConnel, the Colonel won't be running for Senate any time soon. After several successful decades serving as the official colonel of chicken, Kentuckians feel Colonel Sanders deserves a promotion to United States Senator. Show More Summary

COWARDS: Boehner and McConnell Skip White House Signing Ceremony After Passing Obamatrade

Boehner and McConnell pushed Obamatrade for Obama – but wouldn’t show up for signing ceremony. Cowards John Boehner and Mitch... The post COWARDS: Boehner and McConnell Skip White House Signing Ceremony After Passing Obamatrade appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

Republicans move to next—check that—another 'strategy' to repeal Obamacare (and then be vetoed)

Sens. Bob Corker and Mitch McConnell Now that Republicans have lost their effort to kill Obamacare through the Supreme Court, they're moving on... or backward, one or the other... to attempting to repeal the law through congressional votes. Show More Summary

Trans-Pacific Partnership: Obama Sides With the Wrong People for the Wrong Reasons at the Wrong Time

By siding with the Republicans and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in passing "fast-track" trade authority as a step toward signing the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), President Barack Obama triangulated against labor unions,...Show More Summary

Moscow Moves to Vote on Rehonoring Soviet Secret-Police Chief

The talk in the United States is of taking down symbols of the Confederacy — Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell expressed his support for removing Jefferson Davis’s statue from the Kentucky state capitol this week. But in Russia the talk is of restoring the worst symbols of the Communist era to prominence. Show More Summary

RHINOs in Charge

Please. No more GOP complaints about President Obama making Constitutional power grabs. RHINOs (Republicans in Name Only) led by Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) just gave the President; 1. Tacit approval...Show More Summary

Mitch McConnell Backs Removal of Jefferson Davis Statue from Kentucky Capitol

6 days agoNews : Mediaite

Following South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's call for legislators to remove the Confederate battle flag from state grounds, another state-sanctioned Southern image has come under fire several hundred miles away: The Kentucky capitol statue of Jefferson Davis, the first and only President of the Confederate States of America.

Deft maneuvering by McConnell gives free traders a key win

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Chalk up another one for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

Mitch: Jeff Davis Out of the Kentucky State Capitol

Now we’re cooking with gas: But at a press conference on Tuesday, in the midst of a national debate over the propriety of Confederate images, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell identified one place where Davis shouldn’t be: the Capitol building in his home state of Kentucky. A statue of Davis stands alongside former President Abraham […]

Mitch McConnell Calls On Kentucky To Move Jefferson Davis Statue

6 days agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R) called on his home state of Kentucky to consider moving its statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis from the prominent perch it now commands at the state legislature to...Show More Summary

Bonus Quote of the Day

“There should be no confusion in anyone’s mind that as a people we’re united in our determination to put that part of our history behind us.” — Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY), quoted by the Louisville Courier Journal, supporting efforts to [...]

Senate will vote on pain-capable abortion ban: Majority leader

'A bill that in the past couldn’t even get a hearing, I’ll promise you will be a getting a vote,' says Mitch McConnell.

Mitch McConnell Promises Senate Vote on 'Late-Term' Abortion Ban 

Since the country has entered full election mode, it’s time to start messing with women’s bodies. During a speech on Friday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell promised the Faith and Freedom Coalition that the Senate will vote on The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. Show More Summary

McConnell Will Call Democratic Bluff on Trade

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) “is daring Senate Democrats to vote against fast-track trade legislation they supported less than a month ago,” The Hill reports. “The GOP leader has scheduled a procedural vote on fast-track for Tuesday, and is [...]

Senate Majority Leader Announces a Guaranteed Vote Against Abortions After 20 Weeks

The crowd at the Faith and Freedom Coalition broke out into a roaring applause as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced a guaranteed...

McConnell promises Senate vote on late-term abortion bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says his chamber will vote on legislation banning most late-term abortions. Though Republicans control the Senate with 54 seats, the legislation faces a difficult fight because it will need 60 votes to survive Democratic filibusters.

Senate Will Vote on Pro-Life Bill Banning Late-Term Abortions After 20 Weeks

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, during a speech today to a conservative conference, guaranteed that the Senate will vote on a House-passed pro-life bill that bans abortions from after 20-weeks of pregnancy up to the day of birth. The bill was introduced last week and a timetable for the vote has not yet been announced. […]

Senate Democrats give Republicans deadline for full transportation funding bill

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid and his Democratic colleagues have given Majority Leader Mitch McConnell 45 days to negotiate a long-term transportation funding bill, threatening to block a short-term funding measure if that's what McConnell tries to push. Show More Summary

McConnell Tries 'Trust Me' Strategy To Pass Obama Trade Bills

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) moved Thursday evening to secure passage of President Barack Obama's trade agenda, employing a strategy to keep supportive Democrats on board that amounts to "trust me." McConnell's...Show More Summary

These 21 Republicans—including Mitch McConnell—think the U.S. should torture people

These are the 21 Republican senators who voted against a McCain-Feinstein amendment to the FY 2016 National Defense Authorization Act, strengthening the ban on torture. That includes their illustrious leader, Mitch McConnell.

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