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 2019-11-14 18:30 

The Hill

White House, McConnell doom House bill to reboot Ex-Im Bank...

The White House and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Thursday announced their opposition to a Democratic bill to fund and reform the Export-Import Bank....

 2019-11-14 16:26 

Lexington Herald-Leader

McConnell: "I'm sorry Matt came up short."...

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky says barring drama in a recanvass, Matt Bevin lost. ......

 2019-11-14 03:00 

Breitbart.com

McConnell: If House Impeaches, 'We'll Have to Have a Trial'...

During a press conference on Wednesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that if the House impeaches President Trump, the Senate must have a trial. McConnell said, "I don't think there's any question that we have to take up...

 2019-11-14 02:00 

WDKY

[ Lexington ]

Group rallies in Lexington for Trump impeachment...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - A handful of protesters out in downtown Lexington are calling on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to support the impeachment process against President Donald Trump. Members from MoveOn and Bluegrass Activist Alliance say they...

 2019-11-14 01:10 

WCAX

[ VT ]

Leahy, Democrats push McConnell to vote on Violence Against Women Act reauthorization...

Several U.S. Senate Democrats held a press conference Wednesday to call for Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring up a vote on a bill reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act....

 2019-11-13 23:45 

South China Morning Post

Marco Rubio, sponsor of Hong Kong pro-democracy bill, claims 'very significant progress' on the pending legislation...

The sponsor of US legislation aimed at supporting democracy in Hong Kong said he made "significant progress" on Wednesday in moving the bill toward passage.Senator Marco Rubio, sponsor of the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act, posted the co...

 2019-11-13 23:16 

Inquisitr

Mitch McConnell Shuts Down Idea Of Dismissing Trump's Impeachment Senate Trial Before It Happens...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday that he won't dismiss the charges against Donald Trump before he's even gone to trial in the Senate, The Hill reports. It marks the second time that the Kentucky Senator has dismissed out of...

 2019-11-13 22:05 

The Gateway Pundit

McConnell Says the Senate Will Not Quickly Dismiss Articles of Impeachment Against Trump, 'We'll Have to Have a Trial'...

Mitch McConnell Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Wednesday told reporters that there will not be a quick dismissal of Trump impeachment articles. It would only take a simple majority vote (51 Senators) to pass a motion to dismiss — b...

 2019-11-13 22:00 

PJ Media

McConnell: Senate Will 'Have to Have a Trial' if House Votes to Impeach Trump...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell rejected the idea of the Republican-led Senate swiftly voting on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to avoid a formal trial....

 2019-11-13 20:45 

Raw Story

Turkish forces launch attacks on Syrian Christian communities as Trump welcomes Erdogan to the White House...

On the same day as the first public hearings in House impeachment inquiry began, President Trump welcomed Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdoan to the White House — a move that even Senator Mitch McConnell said made him feel a sense of "une...

 2019-11-13 20:33 

The Daily Caller

McConnell On Dismissal Of Trump Impeachment Articles: 'We'll Have To Have A Trial'...

'Very clear'...

 2019-11-13 19:44 

The Hill

McConnell discounts quick dismissal of Trump impeachment articles: 'We'll have to have a trial'...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) brushed aside a question on Wednesday about trying to quickly dismiss the articles of impeachment against President Trump, noting the chamber would have to have a trial....

 2019-11-13 18:31 

Daily Kos

Moscow Mitch McConnell brushes off calls to 'do your duty,' plans to ignore impeachment hearings...

A mobile billboard will be following Moscow Mitch McConnell around, telling him to impeach. The message he'll see in Washington, D.C., and get from Kentucky, courtesy of the Need to Impeach campaign: "Moscow Mitch: Do your duty or lose your job.&#...

 2019-11-13 18:02 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell targeted by 'Need to Impeach' campaign...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --An organization calling for President Donald J. Trump's impeachment is also targeting Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell and others in Congress. The Need To Impeach Campaign was launched in October 2017, starting as a petition backed ...

 2019-11-13 15:31 

New York Magazine

What We Know — and Don't Know — About Trump's Potential Impeachment Trial...

The Senate will have a trial if Trump is impeached, but its procedures and duration depend on a mix of minimal constitutional provisions, standing Senate rules, and ad hoc arrangements largely controlled by Mitch McConnell and his majority....

 2019-11-13 14:50 

Talking Points Memo

McConnell Predicts That There Will Be New Kentucky Governor After Recanvass...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) predicted Monday that his home state would have a new governor after the recanvass......

 2019-11-13 11:31 

MSNBC

GOP senators explain why they aren't watching the hearings...

Republican senators including Lindsey Graham, Chuck Grassley and Mitch McConnell have weighed in on why they won't be watching this week's impeachment hearings....

 2019-11-13 11:00 

The Hill

McConnell protege emerges as Kentucky's next rising star...

A former top aide to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is preparing to take over as Kentucky's next attorney general, marking the beginning of a political trajectory that could position him one day to take over for the mentor who helped h...

 2019-11-13 11:00 

Newsweek.com

Billboard Threatens 'Moscow Mitch' McConnell to Impeach Trump or 'Lose Your Job' As He Faces Kentucky Reelection...

The billboard is going live just days after a Republican incumbent governor lost to a Democrat in deep-red Kentucky....

 2019-11-13 00:52 

Newsweek.com

Rep. Charles Booker, Kentucky's Youngest Black Lawmaker, Explores Run Against Mitch McConnell...

Representative Charles Booker, Kentucky's youngest black lawmaker in 90 years, announced he's forming an exploratory committee to look into unseating Majority Leader Mitch McConnell....

 2019-11-12 23:41 

The Hill

McConnell, GOP leaders say they won't be watching House impeachment hearing...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) says he will be paying attention to the Senate's business Wednesday instead of the first day of public House impeachment hearings....

 2019-11-12 22:35 

Courier-Journal

Charles Booker on possibly challenging Mitch McConnell: 'Goliath underestimated David'...

Speaking to a crowd of roughly 100 people at Port Shaw Community Center, Booker said his exploratory committee is about listening to citizens....

 2019-11-12 20:42 

Washington Times

McConnell says Democrats' impeachment priorities harming American position on world stage...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell slammed House Democrats' prioritization of impeaching President Trump over other policy priorities of appropriations and trade agreements. The Kentucky Republican said Tuesday on the Senate floor that Democrats w...

 2019-11-12 20:16 

The Hill

House and Senate Dems implore McConnell to sign DACA legislation to protect Dreamers...

House and Senate Democrats called on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Tuesday to pass the DREAM Act as the Supreme Court hears arguments on President Trump's move to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) progr...

 2019-11-12 15:20 

WDKY

[ Lexington ]

Rep. Charles Booker exploring potential run for US Senate...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDKY) - State Representative Charles Booker plans to explore a potential run for U. S. Senate against current Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Rep. Booker, D-Louisville, was elected in 2018, and at 35 years old, became the youngest...

 2019-11-11 23:02 

Inquisitr

Man Who Coined The Nickname 'Cocaine Mitch' Announces Third-Party Run For The Presidency...

Don Blankenship, a man who formally ran a lucrative coal empire and the person who coined the nickname "Cocaine Mitch" for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , announced on Monday that he'll be taking his shot at running for the presidency...

 2019-11-11 21:30 

Daily Kos

Senate ready to rubber stamp the worst Trump lifetime judicial appointee yet...

Campaign Action Moscow Mitch McConnell has scheduled a floor vote this week on possibly the worst yet of Donald Trump's judicial nominees, a very high bar. It's testament to just how in the bag for Trump the entirety of the Republican Senate is. S...

 2019-11-11 21:28 

Washington Times

Charles Booker sets sights on toppling Mitch McConnell...

Another Democrat in Kentucky is edging closer to a 2020 bid to challenge Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. State Rep. Charles Booker has launched an exploratory committee to get in the race with at least three other Democrats vying for a chance to t...

 2019-11-11 21:14 

WBKO

[ ABC Bowling Green ]

Another Democrat considers run against McConnell...

Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker says he's forming an exploratory committee to determine whether he'll run against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell....

 2019-11-11 21:14 

WBKO

[ ABC Bowling Green ]

McConnell: Bevin 'had a good 4 years,' but likely lost...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin "had a good four years" during a visit to a steel plant in Kentucky...

 2019-11-11 20:19 

The Hill

Kentucky Democrat moves closer to McConnell challenge...

Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker (D) filed paperwork to launch an exploratory committee for a potential Senate run on Monday, signaling that he is moving closer to challenging Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R)....

 2019-11-11 20:14 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Freshman KY lawmaker forms exploratory committee to challenge Mitch McConnell in 2020...

State Rep. Charles Booker, D-Louisville, has formed an exploratory committee to run for U.S. Senate in 2020, potentially creating a crowded Democratic primary for the opportunity to take on U.S. ......

 2019-11-11 19:38 

Federal News Network

McConnell: Bevin 'had a good 4 years,' but likely lost...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin "had a good four years" during a visit to a steel plant in Kentucky......

 2019-11-11 19:38 

WTOP

McConnell: Bevin 'had a good 4 years,' but likely lost...

GHENT, Ky. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin "had a good four years," but......

 2019-11-11 19:35 

Washington Post

Another Democrat considers run against McConnell...

Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker says he's forming an exploratory committee to determine whether he'll run against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell...

 2019-11-11 19:33 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Another Democrat considers run against McConnell...

Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker says he's forming an exploratory committee to determine whether he'll run against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The Louisville Democrat said in a statement Monday ......

 2019-11-11 19:32 

KVOA

Another Democrat considers run against McConnell...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker says he's forming an exploratory committee to determine whether he'll run against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The Louisville Democrat said in a statement Monday that he...

 2019-11-11 19:32 

KVIA

[ ABC El Paso ]

Another Democrat considers run against McConnell...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker says he's forming an exploratory committee to determine whether he'll run against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The Louisville Democrat said in a statement Monday that he...

 2019-11-11 19:32 

San Francisco Chronicle

Another Democrat considers run against McConnell...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker says he's forming an exploratory committee to determine whether he'll run against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The Louisville Democrat said in a statement Monday that he'll b...

 2019-11-11 19:32 

Washington Times

Another Democrat considers run against McConnell...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker says he's forming an exploratory committee to determine whether he'll run against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The Louisville Democrat said in a statement Monday that he'll b...

 2019-11-11 19:32 

The News Enterprise

Another Democrat considers run against McConnell...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker says he's forming an exploratory committee to determine whether he'll run against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell....

 2019-11-11 19:32 

Federal News Network

Another Democrat considers run against McConnell...

Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker says he's forming an exploratory committee to determine whether he'll run against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell......

 2019-11-11 19:18 

Courier-Journal

Another potential challenger for Mitch McConnell? Lawmaker launches exploratory committee...

The 35-year-old first-term state legislator filed the paperwork for his committee Monday and plans to launch a statewide listening tour by December....

 2019-11-11 19:15 

The Intercept

Mitch McConnell Faces Threat From Populist Challenger Charles Booker in Kentucky Senate Race...

Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker announced on Monday the formation of an exploratory committee for a U.S. Senate run. The post Mitch McConnell Faces Threat From Populist Challenger Charles Booker in Kentucky Senate Race appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2019-11-11 18:34 

AP

McConnell: Bevin 'had a good 4 years,' but likely lost...

GHENT, Ky. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin "had a good four years," but he says a review of Bevin's narrow reelection defeat is unlikely to change the......

 2019-11-11 18:20 

Raw Story

McConnell refuses to buy into Matt Bevin's election 'irregularities' complaints: 'We'll have a different governor in three weeks'...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't sound like he'll spend any of his political capital fighting to overturn Gov. Matt Bevin's apparent election loss. The Kentucky Republican agreed that Bevin appeared to have lost his re-election b...

 2019-11-11 18:01 

China Post

McConnell: Bevin 'had a good 4 years,' but likely lost...

GHENT, Ky. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin "had a good four years," but he says a review of Bevin's narrow reelection defeat is unlikely to change the outcome. Bevin trailed Democrat Andy Beshe...

 2019-11-11 17:36 

Washington Post

McConnell: Bevin 'had a good 4 years,' but likely lost...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin "had a good four years" during a visit to a steel plant in Kentucky...

 2019-11-11 17:35 

Lexington Herald-Leader

McConnell: Bevin 'had a good 4 years,' but likely lost...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin "had a good four years," but he says a review of Bevin's narrow reelection defeat is unlikely to change the ......

 2019-11-11 17:35 

The Oklahoman

McConnell: Bevin 'had a good 4 years,' but likely lost...

GHENT, Ky. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin "had a good four years," but he says a....

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