Tag: Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R.-Ky)


Schumer: Delay Tax Reform Vote Until Doug Jones Is Seated

Wednesday on Capitol Hill, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) urged Republicans to not go forward with the tax bill until the new Doug Jones, who defeated GOP hopeful Roy Moore in a U.S. Senate special election a night earlier, was seated.

Elizabeth Warren: Sessions ‘Needs to Be Fired’

Monday on CNN’s “The Axe Files,” a podcast from the University of Chicago, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), said Attorney General Jeff Sessions needed “to be fired.” Sessions is testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday, where he will be questioned

GOP Sen Moran Calls for Open Hearings on Health Care Bill

Monday morning at a town hall event, Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS) said he wanted open hearings for the Republican health care plan. Moran said, “What we ought to do is have hearings, open hearings, people then can come—experts and others

McConnell: Trump Is ‘Learning the Job’

Thursday on Newsmax TV discussing President Donald Trump’s positions on NATO and China, which some have argued is a departure from his campaign messaging, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said, “I think he’s learning the job.” McConnell said, “I