Category: McConnell

McConnell: ‘Very Difficult to Predict’ How Justices Will Vote When They’re on SCOTUS
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McConnell: ‘Very Difficult to Predict’ How Justices Will Vote When They’re on SCOTUS

During an interview aired on Thursday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Fox News @ Night,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said that it is “very difficult” to predict how President Donald Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court, or any Supreme Court nominee will vote once they get on the court. McConnell said, “Well,…

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McConnell: We’ve Moved from ‘Partisan’ Period to Unanimous Passage of Coronavirus Bill
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McConnell: We’ve Moved from ‘Partisan’ Period to Unanimous Passage of Coronavirus Bill

During a press conference after the passage of the Senate’s coronavirus relief package on Wednesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that “the Senate has pivoted from one of the most contentious, partisan periods in the nation’s history, to passing this rescue package 100-0, all in one quarter of this year.” McConnell said, “I…

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McConnell Introduces Rescue Package With $2400 Checks for Families, $500 For Kids
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McConnell Introduces Rescue Package With $2400 Checks for Families, $500 For Kids

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday evening introduced the coronavirus economic rescue legislative package. The plan largely reflects the proposal outlined earlier by Breitbart news. Cash for Taxpayers. The direct cash payments go to taxpayers based on 2018 tax returns. Individuals will receive up to $1,200, with the amount scaling down for individuals earning…

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McConnell: Trump ‘Should Listen to’ Barr’s Advice
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McConnell: Trump ‘Should Listen to’ Barr’s Advice

On Thursday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Special Report,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) reacted to Attorney General William Barr’s criticism of President Trump by stating that President Trump “should listen to” his attorney general’s advice. McConnell said, “My reaction is, the president made a great choice when he picked Bill Barr to…

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Mitch McConnell: ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban ‘Front and Center’ in Senate
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Mitch McConnell: ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban ‘Front and Center’ in Senate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) indicated an “assault weapons” ban and other gun controls would be “front and center” when the Senate reconvenes in September. The Courier-Journal reports that McConnell was a guest on the Louisville, KY, Terry Meiners Show where he said, “What we can’t do is fail to pass something,” adding, “The urgency of this…

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Mitch McConnell Campaign Suspended from Twitter for Highlighting Violent Threats
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Mitch McConnell Campaign Suspended from Twitter for Highlighting Violent Threats

The campaign account for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) was suspended from Twitter after sharing a video of protesters allegedly making violent threats against the Senator, including a protester saying “just stab the motherfucker in the heart.” Twitter had no problem with “Massacre Mitch” trending on the platform. Sen. McConnell’s team slammed Twitter in…

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