Mitch McConnell
Sep 2017

CNN: My, Ambassador Pence sure has been busy lately

Ed Morrissey Sep 19, 2017 8:01 PM

“What choice do I have?”

“Would definitely make some in our conference pretty upset if we took it up.”

Beat the clock?

Courtesy and discourtesy.

Unclean.

Aug 2017

Tammy Wynette, please pick up the red emergency phone …

McConnell: ‘There are no good neo-nazis’

John Sexton Aug 16, 2017 1:01 PM

“McConnell, who has a long history of working on civil rights issues, is deeply concerned that Trump is reopening long-festering racial tensions…”

Let’s not get carried away

WH to McConnell: We expected you to do your job

Ed Morrissey Aug 09, 2017 12:31 PM

Tax reform the next #fail?

Debt ceiling fight: Seems like old times

Ed Morrissey Aug 03, 2017 10:01 AM

Nostalgia.

Break it down.

Jul 2017

Huckabee: Repeal the 17th Amendment, too.

“We need new leadership in the Senate if they can’t get the job done.”

Get ready for the “waste, fraud, and abuse” excuses.

Durbin to McConnell: We’ll stop holding nominations hostage — if you drop ObamaCare repeal.

Paul: I’ll vote to proceed on ObamaCare repeal

Ed Morrissey Jul 25, 2017 11:33 AM

Here’s the skinny …

Senate to vote tomorrow on … a Mystery Bill?

Ed Morrissey Jul 24, 2017 4:01 PM

“Let’s do a random selection.”

Is the GOP still The Stupid Party?

Jazz Shaw Jul 23, 2017 6:31 PM

Lost at sea

“We should repeal it and replace, and we shouldn’t leave town until this is complete.”

Whoflubdits.

Never an attractive option

Hello, AHCA?

Rand Paul doesn’t think health care bill will pass

Taylor Millard Jul 16, 2017 6:31 PM

Not enough votes.

And both are serious

Cornyn: “Making good progress”?

Up next: Graham-Cassidy?

Recess delayed, or recess denied?

Time to cancel August recess — for good?

Ed Morrissey Jul 06, 2017 6:01 PM

Anachronism.

McConnell: We’re not splitting repeal and replace

Ed Morrissey Jul 01, 2017 11:31 AM

“It’s not easy making America great again, is it?”

Jun 2017

Repeal and replace getting split?

Zonks.

McConnell may not get his wish on health care vote

Taylor Millard Jun 25, 2017 7:31 PM

Senate leadership wants a vote this week, others say, “Negative, Ghost Rider.”

FIrst look at the Senate health bill

John Sexton Jun 21, 2017 9:21 PM

“the Senate bill would go farther than the House version in its approach to cutting Medicaid spending.”

Congress may skip August recess

Taylor Millard Jun 19, 2017 8:41 AM

Too much play and not enough work?

Senate inching closer to ObamaCare-repeal compromise?

Ed Morrissey Jun 09, 2017 12:01 PM

“Inching” being the operative word.

May 2017

“That will not happen.”

Trump: Hey, who’s up for a shutdown in September?

Ed Morrissey May 02, 2017 11:21 AM

Also: Get rid of the filibuster.