By Rebecca Berg | 10/29/13 03:04 PM
The advocacy group Senate Conservatives Action announced Tuesday that it will spend six figures on a new television ad bashing Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell -- but national Republicans are brushing off the buy. Senate Conservatives Action, the PAC of the Senate Conservatives Fund that...
By Associated Press | 10/29/13 01:35 PM
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes is getting financial support from some of the biggest names in Hollywood in her bid to unseat Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell. Steven Spielberg, Jerry Seinfeld, Danny DeVito and Barbara Streisand were among a long list of celebrities...
By Paul Bedard | 10/29/13 10:57 AM
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell mocked the rollout of Obamacare on Tuesday, highlighting shocking cases of the misidentification of applicants by the system and polling that more Americans believe in the fictional “Bigfoot” than the bumbled rollout of the health care website.
10/29/13 07:07 AM
(thehill.com) A group of Senate Democrats is slated Tuesday to introduce a plan allowing the president to raise the debt ceiling without the approval of Congress — a tactic dubbed the McConnell Rule. The plan hinges on a solution devised by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.
By Charlie Spiering | 10/24/13 11:30 AM
Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz said people outside of the nation's capital constantly tell him the defund-Obamacare movement did the right thing.
By Associated Press | 10/23/13 05:06 PM
FRANKFORT, Ky. — In the midst of a double-barreled re-election fight, Mitch McConnell is earning praise back home from some unlikely corners for brokering the deal that ended the partial government shutdown and averted a potential default on U.S. debt. "He did yeoman's work making sure this...
By Rebecca Berg | 10/23/13 04:47 PM
In the congressional budget fight that shut down the federal government for 16 days and threatened default, the archenemy of many Senate Republicans was not any Democrat.
By Paul Bedard | 10/23/13 10:07 AM
President Obama's victory over Republicans in the government shutdown fight has suddenly boosted the popularity and fundraising of Senate Democratic candidates, easing concerns that an anti-Obamacare wave would give control of the chamber to the GOP in the 2014 elections.
By Sean Lengell | 10/22/13 01:57 PM
While Sen. Ted Cruz has been hammered in Washington by members of his own Republican Party over his fight against Obamacare that led to 16-day partial government shutdown, the outspoken freshman has received a hero's welcome during a victory lap this week in his home state of Texas. At a Tea...
By Mark Tapscott | 10/22/13 08:41 AM
Establishment Republicans like Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Sen. Lindsay Graham of South Carolina have been unsparing this week in their criticism of Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz for the government shutdown.
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