Mitch McConnell


McConnell Cancels Most of Senate’s August Recess

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday he was canceling most of the Senate’s time-honored August recess, an election-year move that could help lawmakers clear extra work while keeping vulnerable…

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McConnell’s Plan for a Packed Summer Senate Agenda

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s aggressive summer legislative agenda features floor time for bundles of spending bills, as well as three major authorizations. The Kentucky Republican said he would prioritize…

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Trump-McConnell Feud Threatens Republican Agenda

President Donald Trump can’t enact his agenda without Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. McConnell may not have a majority to lead without Trump’s help. It’s simple, and still so complicated.…

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Scavino, Hannity Criticize McConnell

A top White House aide and a Fox News host are criticizing Mitch McConnell after the Senate majority leader said people think Congress hasn’t achieved anything this year partly because…

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Senate GOP Leaders Release New Health-Care Bill

Senate Republican leaders released on Thursday a revised plan to dismantle Obamacare, playing to the party’s disparate factions by letting insurers sell cheap, bare-bones policies while retaining taxes on the…

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