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Disgraceful. Mitch McConnell Tells Reporters He Supports the Mueller Witch Hunt

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Thursday after attending a classified briefing that he continues to support special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, including possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Moscow.M

THE GATEWAY PUNDIT - 2018-05-26 01:40:34

Mitch McConnell says he supports Mueller probe after Gang of Eight meeting

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Kentucky Republican, said late Thursday after attending a classified briefing on documents related to special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation that he supports the probe.

MSN.COM - 2018-05-25 11:57:29

Mitch McConnell: Senate's confirmation of federal judicial nominees puts country on right path - KyForward.com

The Senate is working with President Trump to secure significant accomplishments for the American people, from combating the opioid epidemic to providing the largest year-on-year increase in defense funding in 15 years. However, there’s one key issue I want to especially highlight because it can set

KYFORWARD.COM - 2018-05-25 04:53:38

Mitch McConnell Explains How ‘Cocaine Mitch’ Tweet Softened His Image Before Midterms

Rather than resonating with young people, Hillary Clinton’s 2016 rallying cry of “Pokemon Go to the polls” came off as painfully forced. President Trump’s “Little Rocket Man” tweets likewise left the general American population with turned heads, wondering,“Is this really happening?”

MSN.COM - 2018-05-24 21:10:44

Mitch McConnell On Filling The Federal Bench: 'This Is My Top Priority'

"There are over 1,200 executive branch appointments that come to us for confirmation, and among the most important — in fact, I would argue, the most important — confirmations we have are lifetime appointments to the judiciary," McConnell told NPR in an interview in his U.S. Capitol office on Thursd


Mitch McConnell's Republican ally in Kentucky just lost his seat to a math teacher with no political experience

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James Clapper's new book - let that sink in - makes claims against Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell

James Clapper, former director of National Intelligence for former President Obama, claims in his new book Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell refused to sign a statement condemning foreign interference in elections.


It’s about time Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell located their spines - Hot Air

The other day, I had breakfast with a Russian opposition leader at the Old Ebbitt Grill in Washington (having watched too many episodes of The Americans, I wondered if we were being watched or, at the very least, if I might end up on some report filed that day in Moscow). My new friend is worried th


Former CIA Director Posts Fiery Tweet Targeting Paul Ryan And Mitch McConnell

John Brennan, President Obama’s former CIA director, took to his Twitter account this weekend issuing a stern warning to Ryan and McConnell about their complacency in the wake of Trump’s weekend tantrum.


Supporters of legalized hemp are counting heavily on Mitch McConnell

The future of hemp legalization is up to Mitch McConnell. Period.House supporters of the idea tried to include legalization measures into the big farm bill lawmakers have been considering, but were advised to back offMcConnell’s taking care of things, they were told.Reps. Andy Barr, R-Kentucky, and


Should Mitch McConnell Influence Local Elections?

When we point out how Democrats rig their election, what are we to make of Senator Mitch McConnell?


Photos show Steve Mnuchin, Mitch McConnell grinning with gold during controversial 2017 Fort Knox trip - NY Daily News

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's infamous excursion to Fort Knox, Ky., last summer included a gold mine of photo ops for the former Goldman Sachs banker and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.


Mitch McConnell biggest factor in Senate control

Mitch McConnell has been the Senate Republican leader for more than a decade, but never has his influence been more felt than this election year as he tries to defend his party's slim majority against Democrats riding an anti-Trump wave.Whether he is shaping the agenda for incumbents or putting ...


Mitch McConnell Taps Anti-LGBTQ Bigot For Religious Freedom Panel

Tony Perkins, who has warned of gay people waging an anti-Christian holocaust, is now on the Commission on International Religious Freedom.


McConnell sees Ohio in play as confidence about midterms grows  

Brown, a Democrat, previously hadn’t been a top target of McConnell’s, who just last week left Ohio off a list of Democratic-held seats he saw as top midterm targets.

THE HILL - 2018-05-26 11:00:07

How Mitch McConnell Could Keep Senate Democrats Off the Campaign Trail

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesLate last week, a group of 16 Republican senators, led by Georgia Sen. David Perdue, sent aletterto Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell asking the leader to make them work longer hours. Citing the slow pace of confirming presiden


McConnell: Senate won't take up immigration bill Trump opposes, or shut down government

WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he's working closely with Democrats to avoid a government shutdown this fall, he's fine with President Trump's apparent reversal on meeting North Korea's dictator, and he has little interest in another Senate debate over immigration reform. In

USA TODAY - 2018-05-25 19:41:00

Donald Trump Nominates Mitch McConnell’s Brother-in-Law to Administration

President Donald Trump nominated Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s brother-in-law, Gordon Hartogensis, on Tuesday to serve as the director of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation at the Department of Labor.


McConnell: DOJ Briefing Revealed 'Nothing Particularly Surprising'

“Nothing particularly surprising, but again it was classified so there's no real report I can give to you,” McConnell toldFox Newsin an interview shortly after a pair of high-level briefings conducted by the FBI and Justice Department following President Donald Trumpordering an investigationinto whe

IJR - 2018-05-25 18:51:35

Trump Picks Mitch McConnell's Brother-In-Law To Lead Pension Agency

TheWhite House announcedMonday that Gordon Hartogensis had been tapped to head the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. He was described as “an investor and technology sector leader with experience managing financial equities, bonds, private placements, and software development.”