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Jon Stewart rips into McConnell for saying he’s ‘bent out of shape’ over 9/11 victim fund

Jon Stewart on Monday unleashed on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) after McConnell said he didn’t know why the comedian was “all bent out of shape” about the 9/11 ...

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McConnell dismisses outrage over Trump’s comments about accepting foreign dirt on opponents

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday night shrugged off outrage over President Donald Trump’s willingness to receive foreign dirt on political opponents, chalking it up to partisan bitterness over the ...

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Jon Stewart continues to push Congress on behalf of 9/11 victims

Jon Stewart on Sunday continued to push for extending the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, but said congressional politics was making passage “agonizingly difficult.” “I think this community is at the ...

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Pelosi blasts McConnell for not taking up House bills

Pelosi blasts McConnell for not taking up House bills

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) criticized Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Friday for ignoring a series of bills passed by the Democratic House. “The Republican Senate needs to wake ...

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Mitch McConnell: Mueller, Barr and Rosenstein have “sterling reputations”

Mitch McConnell: Mueller, Barr and Rosenstein have "sterling reputations"

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell strongly praised the “sterling reputations” of Attorney General William Barr, Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein and special counsel Robert Mueller. “You could not have asked for ...

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McConnell reportedly warned Trump about emergency declaration to build border wall

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) reportedly warned President Trump this week that declaring a national emergency to build his U.S.–Mexico border wall could create a rift in the GOP ...

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McConnell blocks bill to reopen most of government

McConnell blocks bill to reopen most of government

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) blocked legislation on Thursday that would have reopened most of the federal government impacted by the partial shutdown. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) tried to ...

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Trump promises to pay federal workers after shutdown

Trump promises to pay federal workers after shutdown

President Trump has promised Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine (Va.) that he will sign a bill providing backpay to federal workers once the government shutdown, which has stretched 20 days, finally ...

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Trump praises McConnell for Kavanaugh confirmation, blasts Democrats at Kentucky rally

Trump praises McConnell for Kavanaugh confirmation, blasts Democrats at Kentucky rally

President Donald Trump gave unusually strong praise for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for his role in Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court at a rally in Richmond, ...

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Mitch McConnell : ‘We are not going to leave any judges behind’

Mitch McConnell : ‘We are not going to leave any judges behind’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., insists he’ll move to confirm all President Trump’s judicial nominees by the end of the year to eliminate a backlog caused by Democratic delay ...

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