Tag: Mitch McConnell

What shutdown? Frustrated voters shrug as pols point fingers

David Perdue Slams ‘Unacceptable’ Short-Term Spending Bill

Sen. David Perdue (R-GA) slammed the Senate’s “unacceptable” short-term continuing resolution (CR) on Tuesday. The CR would prevent President Donald Trump’s potential shutdown threat over partial border wall funding.

In this image from video, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks on the flood of the U.S. Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. McConnell says Republicans will review the sexual assault allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh “by the book” with bipartisan interviews …

McConnell Slams Democrats’ Last-Ditch Effort to Derail Kavanaugh Nomination

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) slammed Democrats on the Senate floor on Monday, saying the last-minute allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is a distraction and that Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and other Democrats had handled the matter inappropriately.

FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump congratulates Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., while House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., looks on during a ceremony at the White House after the final passage of tax overhaul legislation. President Trump plans to open the …

Ann Coulter: Trump Should ‘Lay Off’ Jeff Sessions and Go ‘Against Mitch McConnell’

Ann Coulter called for President Donald Trump to “lay off” Attorney Jeff Sessions and instead criticize Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY). She offered her remarks in a Tuesday interview with Breitbart News Senior Editor-at-Large Rebecca Mansour and special guest host Patrick Courrielche on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight.

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Michael Steele: McConnell Is Signaling the Senate Is in Play

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “MTP Daily,” former Republican National Committee chair Michael Steele said Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) was signaling the Republican Party is in danger of losing its Senate majority in the midterm elections with his “knife fight” statement.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has helped guide several of President Donald Trump's judicial nominees to confirmation, but he was forced to pull the nomination of Ryan Bounds due to objections by some Republicans

Rep. King to McConnell: Bring Sanctuary City Bill to the Floor

Rep. Steve King (R-IA) said on Friday that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) should bring legislation that he and other Republicans introduced last June that would allow victims of criminal illegal aliens and their families in so-called sanctuary cities to sue those jurisdictions for damages.

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 10: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (L) makes brief remarks before meeting with Judge Brett Kavanaugh in McConnell's office in the U.S. Capitol July 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. U.S. President Donald Trump nominated Kavanaugh to succeed retiring Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy.

McConnell: No Doubt Kavanaugh Will Be Confirmed by End of the Month

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke with Hugh Hewitt Friday on “The Hugh Hewitt Show” and said there was no doubt “whatsoever” Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed by the end of September, adding Kavanaugh is a “stellar nomination.”

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., center, accompanied by Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., at left, speaks on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Chuck Schumer, Democrats Fail in Latest Charade to Derail Kavanaugh Confirmation, Forcing Entire Senate to Adjourn for Hearings to Continue

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and his Democrats have failed in yet another scheme to derail the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh as the next associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court after they attempted to use arcane Senate rules to force the Senate Judiciary Committee to adjourn at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday just a few hours into the first day of committee senators’ questioning President Donald Trump’s second Supreme Court pick.

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Trump Defies McConnell with SCOTUS Pick

Trump defied advice from Mitch McConnell in picking Judge Brett Kavanaugh to be the next Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court.