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Will Mitch McConnell and other politicians return Papa John's money?

"We know what he said, we know he apologized for it, which he certainly should have," the Kentucky Republican said.

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Stephen Colbert Finds Mitch McConnell, Devin Nunes, Nestled In Vladimir Putin’s Pocket With Post-Summit Donald Trump

Stephen Colbertdevoted his opening monologue to PresidentDonald Trump’s Helsinki presser withVladimir Putin– s performance “so weird, so disturbing it’s really upset people across the partisan divide in ways I have not seen in years,” Colbert said.

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Joe Biden Blames Mitch McConnell for Russian Interference in the 2016 Campaign

Why the administration was reluctant to drop the hammer on the Russians is pretty obvious. Obama viewed Russia, as he viewed Iran, as a counterweight to American influence. By making both these powers stronger within their sphere of influence, he reduced the ability of the United States to operate i


It Was Mitch McConnell Who Stopped Obama From Blocking Trump’s Treason

The stories you heard about the 12 Russians yesterday took place during the Obama Administration, not the Trump Administration. Why didn’t they do something about it, especially when it was reported that President Obama was informed by the FBI in September, before the Election?— Donald J. Trump (@re


Mitch McConnell Expects Vote on Brett Kavanaugh Before October

“The timetable typically, for recent Supreme Court Justices, if we stuck to that timetable, and I intend to, would give us an opportunity to get this new justice on the court by the 1st of October, and all of you may know that’s what’s called the October term,” McConnell told reporters back in his h


Mitch McConnell: Far-left scare tactics won't stop Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation

Judge Kavanaugh possesses the qualities and qualifications that the American people deserve in a Supreme Court justice. He has outstanding academic credentials, with undergraduate and law degrees from Yale, and over a decade of experience on the nation’s most consequential federal appellate court, t


Mitch McConnell predicts Kavanaugh confirmation by October 1

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Friday that he expects confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh to begin "in late August or early September" and that Kavanaugh, who he described as an "all-star," would be confirmed in time to be on the court for its new term


Sen. Mitch McConnell: Trade War May Be in 'Early Stages'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said the U.S. might be in the "early stages" of a trade war,The Hill reported.


Mitch McConnell takes troll level to 11 over report Kavanaugh can let loose and have a good time

“In a breaking news bombshell report just last night we learned that Judge Kavanaugh enjoys America’s pastime. Investigative reporters scoured his financial disclosures and learned that he and his friend buy tickets to baseball games, and that he pays his bills,” McConnellsaid.


On Kavanaugh – hold your GOP horses, Mitch McConnell

I want to take Senator Mitch McConnell at his word. Sen. McConnell made a fairly compelling argument to the American electorate that it would be irresponsible to allow Garland to be even considered by the Senate for confirmation with a national election pending. He made this case with such force as


Mitch McConnell: ‘I will not be intimidated by these people’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Friday that the “socialists” who have been harassing him and other Republicans at restaurants in recent weeks aren’t trying to debate issues, but rather to intimidate people.“I will not be intimidated by these people,” the Kentucky Republican told reporter


Replay: U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell speaks in Louisville

This story will be updated. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is in Louisville on Friday, and not for Forecastle Festival – he's speaking about Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court at 11 a.m. at the Gene Snyder Federal Courthouse. Kavanaugh was nominated by President Donald Trump e


How Mitch McConnell Is Shaping American Politics

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is one of the most powerful men in Washington. A Republican from Kentucky, McConnell has occasionally drawn criticism not only from Democrats but from Republicans who see him as the consummate Washington insider, even as he's been successful at achieving GOP go


Mitch McConnell defends Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's writings on presidential power, calls Dem worries a 'conspiracy theory' - NY Daily News

"If he's the swing vote on any kind of rational check on this president, I worry. We should all worry," Schumer said on the Senate floor Wednesday.


Joy Behar wants Mitch McConnell jailed for blocking Obama’s pick to replace Scalia - Liberty Unyielding

[Ed. – Maybe if (God forbid!) the Democrats take back the House or Senate, they can draft a proposal to put anybody in jail that Joy Behar thinks belongs there.]


Mitch McConnell Gets Heckled Twice In One Weekend | National Review

Mitch McConnell Gets Heckled Twice In One WeekendNo, Brett Kavanaugh Won’t ‘Protect’ Donald TrumpNo, Brett Kavanaugh Won’t ‘Protect’ Donald TrumpManafort’s Lawyers Ask Judge To Shift Trial Away From Hillary SupportersTrump Met With Three U.S. Supreme Court CandidatesTrump Supporters Boycott Walmart


John Krull: Mitch McConnell on menu at Louisville restaurant

The restaurant where U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was heckled is one of my favorite places to eat.But not because he was treated bad.On Saturday, activists angry about the separations of children from their families at our southern border confronted McConnell outside the Bristol Bar &


How Mitch McConnell, Key Player In Supreme Court Confirmation, Rose To Lead Senate

closemoreSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speaks alongside fellow Senate Republicans during a news conference following the weekly Senate Republicans policy luncheon, on Capitol Hill, on July 10, 2018 in Washington, D.C. (Al Drago/Getty Images)


Discrimination in Mitch McConnell's Hemp "De-Scheduling," Claims Hemp Industry Leader GrowHempColorado

DENVER,July 11, 2018/PRNewswire/ -- Minority communities who have been hit hardest by the failed War on Drugs will find it difficult to participate in the growing and thriving hemp industry thanks to Senate Majority LeaderMitch McConnell." class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)--sm Mt(0.8em)


Mitch McConnell: Protesters waited until I wasn't with my wife Elaine Chao to heckle me

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joked Monday that protesters waited until his wife, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, wasn’t with by his side to heckled him outside of a restaurant in Louisville over the weekend.“I see what they did here. They waited until Elaine wasn’t around. -M