McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, July 20, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP News
July 21, 2020 - 9:17 am
President Donald Trump acknowledged a “big flareup” of COVID-19 cases, but divisions between the White House and Senate Republicans and differences with Democrats posed fresh challenges.
Read More
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., leaves the chamber after criticizing the House Democrats' effort to impeach President Donald Trump, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
AP News
December 17, 2019 - 1:11 pm
By LISA MASCARO and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is rejecting the Democrats' push for fresh impeachment testimony against President Donald Trump and making a last-ditch plea for them to “turn back from the cliff" of Wednesday's...
Read More
(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
August 08, 2019 - 5:52 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he hopes to consider legislation to expand federal background checks and other gun violence measures when Congress resumes in the fall. The Republican leader told a Kentucky radio station that President Donald Trump called him Thursday,...
Read More
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
November 27, 2018 - 4:50 pm
By LISA MASCARO , AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says "some kind of response" is needed from the United States for Saudi Arabia's role in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. McConnell told reporters Tuesday what happened to Khashoggi...
Read More
(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
November 07, 2018 - 12:12 pm
By ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell thanked President Donald Trump on Wednesday for helping keep the Senate in Republican hands though Democrats won the House. He said he had already spoken with House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi about how...
Read More