Mitch Mcconnell

Mitch McConnell Calls Biden's Plan to Remove Troops from Afghanistan a Gift to Enemies on Anniversary of 9/11

3 hours ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

"The administration decided to abandon U.S. efforts in Afghanistan, which have helped keep radical Islamic terrorism in check," McConnell said. "And bizarrely, they've decided...
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Republicans say Biden's Afghanistan withdrawal aids terrorists, but US intelligence has zeroed in on homegrown extremism as a 'greater immediate domestic threat'

Republicans say Biden's Afghanistan withdrawal aids terrorists, but US intelligence has zeroed in on homegrown extremism as a 'greater immediate domestic threat'

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Top Republicans are ripping into President Joe Biden's plan to withdraw all remaining troops in Afghanistan by September 11, claiming the pullout will...
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Corporations of the World, Unite!

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

The internal contradictions of “woke capitalism” are a mixed blessing for the Democratic Party.
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Mitch McConnell Doesn't Want to Escalate Feud After Trump Called Him 'Stone Cold Loser'

18 hours ago   |   Newsweek

In the past, Trump has called McConnell a "dour, sullen and unsmiling political hack." Other Republicans have called Trump's insults a divisive distraction from party business...
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Opinion | McConnell vs. Trump: Why the GOP Is Right to Worry

Opinion | McConnell vs. Trump: Why the GOP Is Right to Worry

23 hours ago   |   Politico

There's nothing quite like a dust-up between two prominent members of the same party to stir the blood. Whether it's New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York Governor Andrew...
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Progressive Charles Booker Takes First Step Toward Challenging Rand Paul Next Year

Progressive Charles Booker Takes First Step Toward Challenging Rand Paul Next Year

1 day ago   |   The Huffington Post

After a close primary loss in the 2020 race to unseat Mitch McConnell, Booker appears set to take on the other Kentucky senator he says is "screwing us."
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Mitch McConnell dodged a question about Trump calling him a 'dumb son of a b--'

Mitch McConnell dodged a question about Trump calling him a 'dumb son of a b--'

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell declined to respond to attacks from former President Donald Trump, who called him a "dumb son of a b--" over the...
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Corporations That Donate to Mitch McConnell Don't Care About Climate Change

1 day ago   |   The New Republic

On Tuesday, executives from more than 300 companies-including renewables firms and several gas and electric utilities-released a letter urging the Biden administration to...
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Trump mocks Mitch McConnell for being 'helpless' to stop Biden packing out the Supreme Court

Trump mocks Mitch McConnell for being 'helpless' to stop Biden packing out the Supreme Court

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Former President Donald Trump has issued another attack on Mitch McConnell, this time saying the Senate Minority leader was "helpless" to stop President...
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Republicans pray for truce after Trump attacks on McConnell

Republicans pray for truce after Trump attacks on McConnell

1 day ago   |   Politico

Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell's relationship simply can't go on like this for Senate Republicans. Though the Senate GOP is tantalizingly close to retaking the majority next...
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It's official: Kim Godwin named president of ABC News

It's official: Kim Godwin named president of ABC News

Kim Godwin, a longtime producer and executive at CBS News, has grabbed the top job at ABC News. The history-making hire, which leaked out last week, sets up Godwin as the first... Read more ...

Father of suspect helped hide body of missing student Kristin Smart...

Father of suspect helped hide body of missing student Kristin Smart, prosecutor says

A prosecutor gave more details Wednesday following two arrests authorities say relate to college student Kristin Smart's disappearance in 1996. Read more ...

Cuomo extends NY bar and restaurant curfew to midnight, reopens horse and...

Cuomo extends NY bar and restaurant curfew to midnight, reopens horse and auto races

New York bars and restaurants will soon be able to stay open until midnight beginning next week, pushing back the current 11 p.m. COVID-19 curfew, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced... Read more ...

2,004 new COVID-19 cases, 14 additional deaths reported in Mass

2,004 new COVID-19 cases, 14 additional deaths reported in Mass

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has released the latest COVID-19 case numbers for the state. Read more ...

Ben Askren feels no pressure 'at all' to represent MMA vs. Jake Paul

Ben Askren feels no pressure 'at all' to represent MMA vs. Jake Paul

ATLANTA - Ben Askren says his boxing match with Jake Paul isn't for anybody but himself. In the lead-up to the Triller Fight Club headliner on Saturday at Mercedes-Benz... Read more ...

Bo Bichette's walk-off homer deals Yankees another crushing loss

Bo Bichette's walk-off homer deals Yankees another crushing loss

DUNEDIN, Fla. - The Yankees dropped another series to a division rival with Wednesday's 5-4 loss, as Bo Bichette led off the bottom of the ninth with a homer off Chad Green to... Read more ...

Yadier Molina enters MLB record books with 2,000th game caught with Cardinals

Yadier Molina enters MLB record books with 2,000th game caught with Cardinals

Molina is the sixth catcher to hit the 2,000 game mark, but the first to reach that milestone with one team. Read more ...

Family of teen fatally shot by trooper releases statement

Family of teen fatally shot by trooper releases statement

The family of a 16-year-old boy fatally shot by a Maryland state trooper released a statement. Read more ...

House committee votes to approve DC statehood as Democrats denounce the...

House committee votes to approve DC statehood as Democrats denounce the disenfranchisement of DC's 700,000 residents

Summary List Placement The House Oversight and Reform Committee approved a bill on Wednesday that would make Washington, DC, the country's 51st state. The Washington, DC... Read more ...

US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan begins May 1, ends Sept. 11

US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan begins May 1, ends Sept. 11

The US military will begin a full withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan starting on May 1, and complete the process by the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks... Read more ...