Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) isn't enjoying that wave of Tea Party tantrums that swept into power in 2010, except when it benefited his party initially. Other establishment Republicans are fighting back against the Tea Party, the faction of the GOP they created. McConnell told the New York Times in an interview,"I...Politics
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) went after the Senate Conservatives Fund (SCF), and as you know, McConnell will cut a bitch. He accused the group and other Republicans, of giving "conservatism a bad name."
In an interview with the Washington Examiner, McConnell said, "The Senate Conservatives Fund is giving conservatism...Politics
The head obstructionist is obstructing the obstructor. Confused? You'll be more confused in a minute. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) broke with Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Monday, and revealed that he won't filibuster legislation to fund the government in order to defund Obamacare.
When Ted Cruz said to not filibuster is a...Politics
After a recording of a phone conversation was obtained with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-KY) campaign manager Jesse Benton calling McConnell a stinky old man (I may have accidentally on purpose added a couple of words), team Mitch has been backpedaling the entire incident, trying to make it magically...Politics
Economic Policy Journal obtained a recording of a phone conversation with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's (R-KY) campaign manager Jesse Benton saying,"Between you and me, I'm sorta holding my nose for two years..cause what we're doing here is gonna be a big benefit to Rand in '16." Benton is staying in his position apparently...Politics
A Kentucky Super PAC supporting Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's re-election reported Wednesday that it had received a $100,000 contribution from Houston home builder and GOP mega-donor Bob Perry on June 3. The problem is that Perry had been dead for nearly two months.
The Kentucky Senate race began with a bang this weekend as Alison Grimes (D) looked at Sen. Mitch McConnell (R) at the state's annual Fancy Farm picnic and said, "If the doctors told Sen. McConnell he had a kidney stone, he would refuse to pass it.”
Grimes also pointed out that Rand Paul wasn’t in Kentucky, but instead was spending...Politics
First of all, I want to make it clear that I am not making this up.
At a conservative conference earlier in the year, 71 year-old Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the Republican leader, ridiculed the 2016 Democratic field as “a rerun of ‘The Golden Girls,’ ” referring to 65 year-old Hillary Clinton and Vice President Joseph...Politics
During an appearance on Meet The Press, Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) tried to distance himself from efforts by Republicans trying to tie Obama to the handling of the attack in Benghazi. Suddenly, (for once) McConnell's tone changed and his finger is not pointed at President...Politics
As reported here, Mother Jones came through with yet another recording taken during a private meeting; in this one, you can hear Mitch McConnell’s team plan an attack on Ashley Judd’s faith and past issues with depression. Their reaction is akin to, 'Look over here, it's my other hand!' instead of addressing the sleazy tactics they...