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Mitch McConnell drowned out by chants of ‘retire’ during speech

Posted on AllSides August 7th, 2023
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell was drowned out by jeers and chants of “retire” during a speech in Kentucky Saturday, just days after the Republican lawmaker froze up midsentence at an event. While speaking at the Fancy Farm picnic, one of his home state’s main political events, the 81-year-old Republican received some positive cheers before getting drowned out by an angry crowd screaming “Shame on you,” “Ditch Mitch,” “Retire” and “Lost the Senate.” “This is my 28th Fancy Farm, and I want to assure you it’s not my last,” McConnell...

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