Mitch McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., talks to reporters as leaves the senate chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec.18, 2019. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
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December 19, 2019 - 10:16 am
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, LAURIE KELLMAN and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Senate Republican on Thursday denounced the "unfair" House impeachment of President Donald Trump and reassured Trump and his supporters that "moments like this are why the United States Senate exists...
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August 08, 2019 - 5:14 pm
By REBECCA REYNOLDS YONKER and ALAN FRAM Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Republican Party, the Trump campaign and other GOP organizations said Thursday that they are freezing their spending on Twitter to protest the platform's treatment of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Twitter...
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Jeff Katz
August 08, 2019 - 3:51 pm
Twitter has suspended the account of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) due to a video of liberal protestors screaming insults and threats at his home, according to the Courier-Journal . The video was taken from a Black Lives Matter leader where protestors yelled profanities and called...
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Jeff Katz
August 07, 2019 - 12:50 pm
So apparently CNN can be outraged over literally anything President Trump says or does, but when left-wing activists send death threats to a Republican senator, they're quiet. While Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) received death threats and was the subject of two violent Twitter...
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July 05, 2019 - 1:03 pm
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — The Latest on a helicopter crash that killed seven people in the Bahamas: Leaders of industry, government and academics in West Virginia are describing billionaire Chris Cline as a coal industry visionary and a generous giver. Police in the Bahamas tell The Associated Press...
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Entertainer and activist Jon Stewart lends his support to firefighters, first responders and survivors of the September 11 terror attacks at a hearing by the House Judiciary Committee.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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June 18, 2019 - 12:46 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Comic Jon Stewart used his buddy Stephen Colbert's late-night show to keep the heat on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for passage of legislation to replenish a victims' fund for first responders to the 9/11 attacks. Stewart mocked McConnell on Colbert's "Late Show" Monday...
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February 14, 2019 - 3:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Donald Trump has indicated he's prepared to sign the government funding bill and issue a national emergency on the border. McConnell said Thursday the Senate will soon vote on the bill that's needed to avoid a partial federal...
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February 12, 2019 - 2:57 pm
By ANDREW TAYLOR and ALAN FRAM , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he's "unhappy" with a hard-won agreement to prevent a new government shutdown and finance construction of more barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, but he didn't say whether or not he would...
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December 11, 2018 - 11:43 am
By MARY CLARE JALONICK and KEVIN FREKING , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Under pressure from President Donald Trump and many of his Republican colleagues, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that he will bring legislation to the floor to overhaul the nation's sentencing laws...
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October 02, 2018 - 10:56 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and allegations of sexual misconduct against him (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Democrats have opened "the flood gates of mud and muck" against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The...
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