Bunning, who became the first Hall of Famer to serve in the U.S. Congress, representing Kentucky in the U.S. Senate, led a "long and storied life," said Mitch McConnell, the Senate Majority Leader.
A group high-profile Republican senators, including Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, are calling on President Trump to make a “clean break” from the Paris Agreement on climate change.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and 21 other Republicans on Thursday urged President Donald Trump to follow through on his campaign pledge to pull out of the Paris climate accord. Continue reading ? The post 22 GOP senators want U.S. to pull out of Paris climate accord appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
“A group of 22 heavyweight Republican senators, including Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, are sending a letter to President Trump today urging him to make a clean exit from the Paris Agreement to combat climate change,” Axios reports. “The letter applauds [...]
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., refused last year to consider President Barack Obama’s nominee for an appeals court seat that had been vacant for three years. In January, though, … Click to Continue »
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) told Reuters that he “has yet to hit upon a formula for repealing Obamacare and replacing it with a new healthcare program.” Said McConnell: “I don’t know how we get to 50 votes at [...]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday said he has yet to hit upon a formula for repealing Obamacare and replacing it with a new healthcare program, but he expressed some optimism on another top priority, overhauling the tax code.
You might think that the example of the process of getting Trumpcare and Zombie Trumpcare through the House—and the massive opposition to it among the general populace—would have made Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell approach the...Show More Summary
Earlier this year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell stepped into a big pile of cow chips without his hip-waders when he censured Elizabeth Warren for speaking out against Attorney General Jeff Sessions during the AG’s confirmation hearings. Invoking an obscure rule that prevents Senators from impugning a colleague’s character, McConnell said, “Sen. Warren was giving […]
Elizabeth Warren can’t get enough of the tattoos. Strangers have been flashing their fresh ink at the Massachusetts senator ever since Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell interrupted her on the Senate floor in February. McConnell’s admonishment for speaking out of order—”She was warned. She was given an explanation. Nevertheless, she persisted”—has become a feminist mantra…
On Face the Nation this morning, CBS' John Dickerson asked Senator Marco Rubio about Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell recently saying that he would like a "little less drama from the White House."
The GOP has shown few signs of discord, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he wished the White House would produce “less drama.”
WATCH: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell makes no comment after Robert Mueller appointed special counsel by DOJ https://t.co/INivPjNaxY pic.twitter.com/Dm31K4Q73l — CBS News (@CBSNews) May 17, 2017 Investigations take a long time because the facts can be hard to find. But what if the perps make no serious effort to hide the bad facts? — Josh […]
The messy GOP primary is the type some Senate powerbrokers had hoped to avoid as appointed Republican Sen. Luther Strange — backed by a super PAC with ties to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell — faces numerous challengers from different wings within the GOP. Bentley had planned for a 2018 Senate election, but new Gov. Show More Summary
A few moments ago Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appeared on cameras and gave a response to the Lavrov blockbuster which captured in two or three sentences the essential cynicism of the current Republican position on the moral and strategic implosion of the Trump presidency. Read More ?
Washington - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said that any tax overhaul can’t add to the growing US budget deficit, a position that places him at odds with President Donald Trump, who has called for a significant tax cut. McConnell...Show More Summary
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday drew a line in the sand during that could set up a showdown between GOP leadership and President Donald Trump on taxes. McConnell told Bloomberg TV that he did not think any tax-reform...Show More Summary
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is dismissing the fact that popular vote loser Donald Trump leaked highly sensitive classified information to Russian officials (who Trump says he met with at the direction of Vladimir Putin) as nothing more than "drama" in the White House. Show More Summary
“I think we could do with a little less drama from the White House on a lot of things so that we can focus on the agenda.” — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), in an interview with Bloomberg.
The Senate Majority Leader’s latest devious scheme looks a lot like his last devious scheme.