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Jan 01 2023
President Joe Biden plans to appear with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) in Kentucky on Wednesday, to promote infrastructure. The president will use his appearance with McConnell to signal bipartisanship with establishment Republicans even as they take control of the House of Representatives. Biden and McConnell are expected to celebrate the massive $1.2 trillion infrastructureBreitbart News
Aug 19 2022
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell expressed concern Thursday about Republicans’ ability to take back the Senate during the upcoming November midterms, as polls show GOP candidates trailing Democrats in key races.
“I think there’s probably a greater likelihood the House flips than the Senate. Senate races are just different, they’re statewide, candidate quality has a lot to do withThe Daily Caller
Aug 05 2019
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell fractured his shoulder on Sunday and is recovering at his home in Kentucky, according to his spokesman.
Spokesman David Popp said in a statement the majority leader tripped on his patio at home. He plans to work from home and has been in touch with GOP Sens. John Cornyn of Texas and Rob Portman of Ohio, whose states were affected by mass shootingsPolitico
Sep 08 2023
Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) is calling for a change in Senate Republicans’ leadership. During an appearance on Fox News’ Laura Ingraham’s show Thursday evening, Hawley was asked if he was concerned Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) staying in his leadership position could hurt Republicans’ electoral prospects. “Yeah, I am concerned. I get asked about it constantly. I understand whyIndependent Journal Review
Sep 06 2023
Whatever Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell would have you believe about his recovery following a concussion, Sen. Tommy Tuberville of Alabama ain't buying it. “The last freeze-up, it puts a question in everybody’s mind whether he can do it or not,” Tuberville told The Wall Street Journal regarding McConnell's latest freezing episode, adding that “if he freezes up again, he obviously knowsDaily Kos
Sep 07 2023
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has had a long and illustrious career, one that includes reshaping the judiciary and the Supreme Court. But his time leading the Republican conference is in its final phase. He deserves great respect, but after this week’s most recent health scare during a press conference, McConnell’s fellow senators should be prepared for someone else to take theWashington Examiner
Sep 05 2023
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) recent health episodes show “no evidence” of stroke or seizure, the Capitol physician said in a letter on Tuesday. McConnell, 81, froze up mid-sentence after being asked about running for reelection in 2026 during a press conference in Kentucky last week, a month after a similar incident occurred while the Senate minority leader was speaking to reporters at theNew York Daily News
Sep 06 2023
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) vowed Wednesday to keep his job as Senate Republican leader at least through 2024 and to finish his seventh Senate term, which runs through 2026, despite recent health problems.
“I have no announcements to make on that subject,” McConnell, who is 81, told reporters when asked about calls from fellow conservatives to step down as Senate Republican leaderThe Hill
Jun 09 2015
A summer of gridlock is bearing down on Washington threatening to put an end to the burst of legislative productivity that kicked off Mitch McConnell's reign atop the Senate.Politico