Mitch McConnell Headlines

  • Mitch McConnell predicts Republicans will lose seats in the midterm elections

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he thought the GOP would lose seats in the 2018 midterm elections. He attributed Republicans' problems to large funding gaps and a rising tide of liberal Democratic challengers. A record number of female Democrats are likely to challenge Republicans across the country this year. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't sound too enthusiastic about his party's chances to maintain its slim majority in Congress. In an interview with The New York...

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  • McConnell: GOP expects to lose Senate, House seats in midterms

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) says in a new interview that he expects to see Republicans lose seats in the House and Senate this year as the party pushes to retain its majorities in Congress ahead of the 2018 midterm elections.

  • McConnell says Trump should embrace Romney's Senate bid

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said that President Trump should back Mitt Romney's Senate bid, saying that the former presidential candidate bolsters the GOP's prospects of holding onto the seat currently held by Sen.

  • The Latest: Gun safety groups aim to oust pro-NRA lawmakers

    The Latest on the school shooting that killed 17 people in Florida (all times local): 10:40 a.m. Groups advocating stricter gun laws are organizing Americans who want to channel anger into action after the deadly Florida school shooting. Everytown for Gun Safety says it has received...

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  • Scarborough: Trump a 'coward' for not acting on gun control

    MSNBC host Joe Scarborough tore into President Trump Friday for his response to mass shootings following the massacre Wednesday at a Florida high school, saying Trump has done “nothing to protect Americans from future killings.”

  • GOP looks for Plan B after failure of immigration measures

    Republicans are looking for a Plan B on immigration after a series of proposals were rejected Thursday in the Senate, leaving little time to act before nearly 1 million immigrants who came to the country illegally as children could face deportatio