Mitch McConnell
Jan 2018

Blame game, waiting game… it’s all a game, isn’t it?

The Blame Game, Senate shutdown showdown edition

Ed Morrissey Jan 19, 2018 8:41 AM

Briar patch?

“Senate Democrats said they’re confident they have the votes to block the stop-gap spending bill that the House is taking up…”

Rules? Who needs rules?

Budget battle: All quiet on the fiscal front?

Ed Morrissey Jan 05, 2018 4:41 PM

Maybe a bit too quiet.

Dec 2017

“And alongside the obits for Ryan, McConnell, and Pence “

GOP civil war postponed, not prevented.

Hatch to Corker: Maybe you should pay better attention.

AP: Conference committee agrees on final version of bill.

McConnell: Hope Moore is prepared for his Ethics probe

Ed Morrissey Dec 06, 2017 8:01 PM

Odds are …

Winning up front, paying down the road

“I will cast my vote in support of the Senate tax reform bill.”

Cornyn, McConnell on tax reform: We’ve got this

Ed Morrissey Dec 01, 2017 12:41 PM

DACA deal included?

Nov 2017

“In Alabama, ZERO evidence, allegations 100% rejected.”

Uncoordinated.

Ryan to Moore: Time to go

Ed Morrissey Nov 14, 2017 12:01 PM

“Number one, these allegations are credible.”

Get ready for the tax reform fight of November-December

Taylor Millard Nov 12, 2017 6:31 PM

Arguments over deductions, rate levels, etc. to come.

Déjà vu.

Defense: “These two are friends.”

Thirty to eight?

Oct 2017

Sunday morning talking heads

Allahpundit Oct 22, 2017 8:01 AM

Sacrifice.

New 24/7 Senate finally passes … something

Ed Morrissey Oct 20, 2017 8:41 AM

Optimism, for what it’s worth.

Hey, who’s up for a 24/7 Senate?

Ed Morrissey Oct 19, 2017 7:21 PM

“The tactics employed by the minority are designed to imperil the new administration and its agenda.”

“I decide the priority.”

“Sick and tired of nothing happening.”

“This sounds crass…”

Sep 2017

How low will it go?

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.

Initial Harvey aid may have lots of baggage attached

Ed Morrissey Sep 06, 2017 1:31 PM

Unclean.

Aug 2017