Mitch McConnell

Behind Closed Doors, Trump Is Childishly Mocking Lawmakers (TWEETS)

Behind Closed Doors, Trump Is Childishly Mocking Lawmakers (TWEETS)

President Donald Trump is seemingly losing whatever little impulse control he had before, behaving in childish ways behind closed doors. Axios reports that Trump has taken to mimicking the mannerisms of some top lawmakers he has been at odds with in recent weeks, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Sen. John McCain. The president […]

BREAKING: John McCain Puts Trumpcare On Life Support (TWEETS)

BREAKING: John McCain Puts Trumpcare On Life Support (TWEETS)

The Republicans’ hopes of repealing the Affordable Care Act this year suffered a potentially fatal blow on Friday afternoon, when Senator John McCain announced he would oppose a last-ditch effort to ram a repeal measure through the Senate. Rather than try to get a repeal measure past an all-but-certain Democratic filibuster, Mitch McConnell and friends […]

Alabama Senate Race Turning Into ‘#War’ Between Trump And Bannon (TWEET)

Alabama Senate Race Turning Into ‘#War’ Between Trump And Bannon (TWEET)

When Steve Bannon returned to Breitbart after being pushed out as Donald Trump’s chief strategist, he publicly maintained that he saw this as a chance to go to war for Trump. But Trump and Bannon now find themselves on opposite sides of the race for Jeff Sessions’ former Senate seat in Alabama. Trump is openly supporting Luther Strange, […]

Trump To Senate: Drop Everything And Repeal Obamacare NOW (VIDEOS/TWEET)

Trump To Senate: Drop Everything And Repeal Obamacare NOW (VIDEOS/TWEET)

It’s been amply established that Donald Trump is a slow learner. But this weekend gave us a revealing idea of just how behind the curve the Donald really is. After seeing not one, not two, but three attempts to repeal Obamacare fail and fail bigly, Trump demanded that the Senate try again–and everything else be […]

Senate Rules Could Force GOP To Bend Over On TrumpMcConnellCare (TWEETS)

Senate Rules Could Force GOP To Bend Over On TrumpMcConnellCare (TWEETS)

The Republican effort to repeal Obamacare has hit one snag after another in the last few months. When the House passed its version of a plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, the Senate concluded it was so extreme that it simply blew the bill up and started over. However, the Senate bill imploded amid opposition […]

Rand Paul Warns That TrumpMcConnellCare Has ‘Fundamental Flaw’ (TWEET)

Rand Paul Warns That TrumpMcConnellCare Has ‘Fundamental Flaw’ (TWEET)

Late Saturday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that he won’t bring up the latest incarnation of the Republican effort to replace Obamacare until John McCain recovers from surgery to remove a blood clot from his right eye. It’s not as if McConnell had a choice. Within hours of the bill being unveiled three days […]

Pat Toomey Reveals That No Repubs Expected Trump To Win Either (VIDEO)

Pat Toomey Reveals That No Repubs Expected Trump To Win Either (VIDEO)

It’s no secret that the Democrats were caught completely unawares by Donald Trump’s upset victory. But it turns out that all the Republican gloating about the polls being very, very wrong was just for the cameras. Over the long Fourth of July weekend, a Republican Senator admitted that almost no one in his party expected […]

WATCH: Hypocrite Mitch McConnell Told Us What’s Wrong With Trumpcare… Back In 2010

WATCH: Hypocrite Mitch McConnell Told Us What’s Wrong With Trumpcare… Back In 2010

If you can give Senator Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) credit for anything, it should be for his ability to be a shameless hypocrite in any situation. This is a man who made a political career standing in opposition to practically everything former President Barack Obama did, only to turn around and whine about Democrats resisting anything […]

Chuck Todd Called Out Mitch McConnell For Being A Hypocrite, And It Was Freaking Awesome! (VIDEO)

Chuck Todd Called Out Mitch McConnell For Being A Hypocrite, And It Was Freaking Awesome! (VIDEO)

During his appearance Sunday morning on Meet the Press, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell found out that when karma and hypocrisy converge, the result is that you wind up looking like a complete fool. McConnell was asked by host Chuck Todd why Senate Democrats should confirm Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court, Neil Gorsuch, when […]

Over 200 GOP Reps Wimp Out – Cancel Town Halls (VIDEO)

Over 200 GOP Reps Wimp Out – Cancel Town Halls (VIDEO)

Last weekend, Congress took its first recess of the year. Normally, lawmakers devote this time to meeting with constituents in town hall meetings. But over 200 Republican lawmakers skipped their traditional town hall meetings this month. As of Feb. 16, Republicans in Congress had scheduled about 90 in-person town hall events in January and February. […]

WATCH Mitch McConnell Get His A*s Handed To Him At A Raucous Town Hall Meeting

WATCH Mitch McConnell Get His A*s Handed To Him At A Raucous Town Hall Meeting

Republicans are learning all about karma first-hand as they return to their districts and face angry constituents who are upset that they may soon be losing their health insurance and the fact that Donald Trump is acting like a lunatic. Several years ago, it was Democrats who got verbally assaulted at town hall meetings by […]

In A Beautiful Twist Of Irony, Mitch Got To Hear Coretta Scott King’s Letter After All

In A Beautiful Twist Of Irony, Mitch Got To Hear Coretta Scott King’s Letter After All

Mitch McConnell may not realize it just yet, but when he objected to Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren’s reading of a letter written by Coretta Scott King, he may well have launched the presidential candidacy of Warren and guaranteed himself even more headaches in the future. Friday evening in Louisville, Kentucky, protesters gathered outside the home […]

McConnell, Other Republicans, Distance Themselves From Trump On Russia, Putin

McConnell, Other Republicans, Distance Themselves From Trump On Russia, Putin

Appearing on CNN’s State of the Union on Sunday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell distanced himself from comments alleged president Donald Trump made to Fox News as part of an interview that will air prior to Super Bowl 51. In the Fox interview, Trump responded to Bill O’Reilly calling Russian President Vladimir Putin “a killer” […]

Chuck Schumer Trolls McConnell With His Own Words (TWEET)

Chuck Schumer Trolls McConnell With His Own Words (TWEET)

Amidst worries that the Republican Party is attempting to push through President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet appointees without the proper vetting, incoming Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) is using the GOP’s words against them. Literally. I’ll Trade You A Harry For A Mitch On February 12, 2009, Senator Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) sent a letter to […]

Mitch McConnell Is A Hypocrite: Let’s Not Forget Of 2009 (VIDEO)

Mitch McConnell Is A Hypocrite: Let’s Not Forget Of 2009 (VIDEO)

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his pundits are pressing ahead with confirmation hearings for President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet nominees, and there isn’t much that you or required ethics reviews can do about it. Usually, an incoming council will require a thorough background check from the federal ethics office and the FBI. During an interview […]

Hypocrite Mitch McConnell Says He’s SHOCKED Dems Will Block SCOTUS Nominees

Hypocrite Mitch McConnell Says He’s SHOCKED Dems Will Block SCOTUS Nominees

There are lots of hypocrites among the Republicans in Congress, but perhaps the crown for most hypocritical should be given to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. For 10 months and counting, McConnell has adamantly refused to hold hearings on President Obama’s nominee to the United States Supreme Court, Merrick Garland, who is eminently qualified but […]

McConnell Says ‘The Russians Are Not Our Friends,’ But Refuses Select Committee On Election Hack

McConnell Says ‘The Russians Are Not Our Friends,’ But Refuses Select Committee On Election Hack

If there a more craven and politically immoral figure in the Republican Party than Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, that person must be hiding in the long shadow of utter evil McConnell casts wherever he goes. Even though McConnell knew about the hacking of the Democratic National Committee by Russian operatives, he strongly refused to […]

A List Of Senators Who Voted To Criminalize Flag Burning – SIT DOWN Before Reading (VIDEO)

A List Of Senators Who Voted To Criminalize Flag Burning – SIT DOWN Before Reading (VIDEO)

Flag burning is in the news, thanks to yet another seemingly impromptu tweet by President-elect Donald Trump. His words reek of a petulant autocrat in the making. Although it’s impossible to determine what exactly might have prompted the tweet, it wasn’t necessarily apropos of nothing. After all, there has been a media kerfuffle about Hampshire College’s decision to leave their […]

Four Things To Know About Trump’s Pick For Transportation Secretary, Elaine Chao (VIDEO)

Four Things To Know About Trump’s Pick For Transportation Secretary, Elaine Chao (VIDEO)

Deeply experienced as a banker and public servant and married to a prominent senator of the same party, Elaine Chao seems more qualified than many of Trump’s recent appointments. These four facts about the life of Elaine Chao will show that she left a trail of notable accomplishments and accumulated harsh critics on her way […]

Senate Dems To Trump: Time To Drain Your Own Swamp (TWEETS)

Senate Dems To Trump: Time To Drain Your Own Swamp (TWEETS)

It’s been a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad 48 hours for Donald Trump. He’s taking a well-deserved reaming for falsely claiming Hillary Clinton’s popular vote lead was the product of massive fraud–including from his own party. His chief strategist, Steve Bannon, was exposed as a stone-cold racist. Now, the Senate Democrats have told Trump […]

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