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  • McConnell Reelected Senate Republican Leader, Todd Young to Lead Senate GOP Campaign Committee

    Senate Republicans voted on Wednesday to reelect Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) and fill a number of other Senate leadership positions as lawmakers prepare for the 116th Congress. The post McConnell Reelected Senate Republican Leader, Todd Young to Lead Senate GOP Campaign Committee appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.

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  • As Congress picks leaders, Mitch McConnell keeps top Senate post

    Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer were re-elected on Wednesday to the top jobs in the U.S. Senate, as expected, with lawmakers still fresh from last week’s elections and choosing their party chieftains ahead of the start of a new Congress in January. The only real question marks about who will lead on Capitol Hill in 2019-2020 were in the House of Representatives, where the front-runners from both parties faced challenges. The most watched leadership race …

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  • Donald Trump Urges Mitch McConnell to Call Senate Vote on Criminal Justice Reform

    "Go for it Mitch!" Trump wrote on Twitter, describing the First Step Act bill as "extremely popular" and endorsed by both Republicans and Democrats.

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  • Mitch McConnell advances Senate vote on GOP 'segregationist' judge — nominated by Republicans for the third time

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday advanced the nomination of a judge who has been called a “segregationist” — and has ties to white supremacists. NEW: Mitch McConnell just filed cloture on NC judicial nominee Thomas Farr, who has ties to white supremacists and has spent his entire career working against civil rights, especially voting rights and workers’ rights. RT to send a clear message: Thomas Farr MUST be defeated. https://t.co/lhh0oxyQSt — Vanita Gupta …

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