Tag: mcconnell

NEWS

Trump In Mockery Mood — Vents On Minority Leader Mitch McConnell

Former President Donald Trump continues to “poke” Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in the eye, saying on his social media platform that the Kentucky Republican had a “death wish” for supporting “Democrat sponsored bills.” He also mocked Elaine Chao, his former secretary of transportation, referring to her as McConnell’s “China loving wife Coco Chow!” Trump’s criticism comes against the background of Congress’ […]

POLITICS

McConnell Bats For Ukraine In Aid Support

Republican Senator Mitch McConnell is in no doubt about whether the U.S. should give Ukraine its fullest support. Many members of his party have questioned whether the U.S. should be doling out so much financial support to Ukraine, given the needs of the American people. “It’s important for the United States to help; it’s important for the free world to […]

POLITICS

Republicans Pooh-Pooh Biden’s $6 trillion Budget Proposal

President Joe Biden revealed a $6 trillion national budget proposal for the 2022 fiscal year on Friday. The budget released by the White House combines three major spending proposals already announced by Biden: the $2.3 trillion American Jobs Plan, the $1.8 trillion American Families Plan and $1.5 trillion in discretionary spending for fiscal 2022. The budget will be focused on […]

EDITORIAL

McConnell In ‘Woke’ Woes

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), while sleeping, more and more companies are showing awareness of issues that concern social and racial justice. McConnel, the top GOP honcho in the Senate, recently blasted companies such as Major League Baseball, Delta Air Lines, and Coca-Cola for criticizing Georgia’s new election law. A law which President Biden called “Jim Crow in the […]

NEWS

McConnell Faces Calls To Recuse Himself From Impeachment Trial After Saying ‘No Chance’ Trump Will Be Removed

“No court in the country would allow a member of the jury to also serve as the accused’s defense attorney. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Friday faced calls to recuse himself from President Donald Trump’s expected impeachment trial less than 24 hours after the Kentucky Republican said: “there’s no chance the president’s going to be removed from office.” Karen Hobert Flynn, […]