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Democrats Threaten To Block 'Woefully Inadequate' GOP Police Reform Bill

“This bill is not salvageable," Sens. Chuck Schumer, Cory Booker and Kamala Harris wrote in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

mitch mcconnell - The Huffington Post
10:38am PDT - June 23rd, 2020

Policing reform bill likely dying in Senate

In a letter, Democrats call Scott's bill "threadbare" and "not salvageable."

mitch mcconnell - ABC News
9:54am PDT - June 23rd, 2020

Dems demand talks with GOP over police bill

Top Democratic leaders in the Senate say the Republican policing bill in response to the protests over killing of Black Americans is “threadbare and lacking.”

mitch mcconnell - ABC News
8:35am PDT - June 23rd, 2020

Senate Democrats urge McConnell not to force Republican police bill vote - Reuters

U.S. Senate Democrats urged Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday not to hold a key procedural vote this week on a Republican police reform bill that critics say does not go far enough to address racial disparities in American policing practices.

mitch mcconnell - Reuters
7:30am PDT - June 23rd, 2020

Can AOC win again? Who will face Mitch McConnell? Here's what to watch in Tuesday's primaries

Several states have primaries and runoffs on Tuesday in the latest elections amid the coronavirus pandemic that has killed more than 120,000 in the U.S.

mitch mcconnell - Google News
3:06am PDT - June 23rd, 2020

Voters cast their ballots in Kentucky, New York and Virginia; John Bolton's book is out: 5 things to know Tuesday

Voters cast their ballots in Kentucky, New York and Virginia, John Bolton's book is out and more news you need to know Tuesday.

mitch mcconnell - USA Today
12:47am PDT - June 23rd, 2020

Race to face McConnell hurtles toward unpredictable finish

State Rep. Charles Booker is still considered the underdog in Tuesday’s primary against Amy McGrath, the party favorite.

mitch mcconnell - Politico
5:28pm PDT - June 22nd, 2020

Senate Democrats signal they're prepared to block GOP police reform bill

Democratic senators on Monday gave their strongest indications yet they may block the Republican police reform bill from coming to the floor, a risky move that could prevent any overhaul measure from being enacted this year over their party's concerns that th…

mitch mcconnell - CNN
4:56pm PDT - June 22nd, 2020

Funeral for U.S. Rep. Andy Barr's wife to be held on Monday

A funeral service for the wife of U.S. Rep. Andy Barr will be held on Monday in Kentucky

mitch mcconnell - ABC News
5:11am PDT - June 19th, 2020

PLA of China seems to have provoked clash to grab Indian territory, says US Senate Majority Leader

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the Chinese Communist Party has used the pandemic they helped worsen as a smokescreen for ratcheting up their oppression of Hong Kong and advancing their control and influence throughout the region.

mitch mcconnell - The Times of India
7:25pm PDT - June 18th, 2020

Divided Senate Confirms Mitch McConnell Ally to Second-Most Powerful Court in the Nation

A divided Senate approved the nomination of Justin Walker, an ally of Mitch McConnell, to serve on a top federal appeals court

mitch mcconnell - Time
3:44pm PDT - June 18th, 2020

Trump's disastrous response to the George Floyd protests is hurting America's image around the world

Associated Press

  • Racism in the United States has damaged America's image abroad for decades.
  • But this is the first time that the president and members of his administration have ignored or dismissed its impact on the country's influence abro…

    mitch mcconnell - Business Insider
    5:28am PDT - June 13th, 2020

Insurgent threatens to derail McGrath-McConnell showdown in Kentucky

State Rep. Charles Booker has captured late momentum in the June 23 primary, fueled by prominent endorsements and Amy McGrath's stumbles.

mitch mcconnell - Politico
4:00am PDT - June 13th, 2020

Young state legislator hopes to ride progressive wave to defeat Senate icon

State Rep. Charles Booker is voicing his concerns over racial injustice.

mitch mcconnell - ABC News
6:12pm PDT - June 12th, 2020

12 weeks ago Congress rushed in to save the US from economic collapse. But now all its assistance programs are ending.

  • The federal assistance programs that tided over jobless workers and struggling businesses early on in the pandemic are set to expire this summer.
  • Congress is barreling towards the July deadline, setting up a cliff that could lead to critical…

    mitch mcconnell - Business Insider
    5:20am PDT - June 12th, 2020

Thousands of Protesters Rally in Washington D.C. for the City’s Largest Demonstration Yet

Thousands of protesters poured into Washington D.C. for what was expected to be the city's largest demonstration against police brutality.

mitch mcconnell - Time
1:50pm PDT - June 6th, 2020

Congress has approved trillion in coronavirus relief. Here's what's happened to it.

In March, Congress authorized trillions of dollars in spending to help address the economic crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic -- much of it aimed at getting cash into people's hands immediately to help them pay their bills and buy groceries.

mitch mcconnell - CNN
4:05am PDT - June 4th, 2020

Are public pensions doomed because of the coronavirus pandemic? State, local budgets feel pain

With coronavirus dragging down stocks and budget crises for state and local governments, retirees are concerned about their public pensions.

mitch mcconnell - USA Today
9:18pm PDT - June 3rd, 2020

GOP senator: Trump used ‘Word of God as a political prop'

A Republican senator is speaking out against police use of tear gas to clear peaceful demonstrators from a park Monday night near the White House so President Donald Trump could walk to a church and pose with a Bible

mitch mcconnell - ABC News
11:19am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

McConnell says 'fourth and final' stimulus bill will be considered by Senate Republicans in roughly one month

  • Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Friday that considerations on a "fourth and final" economic relief bill will begin "in about a month," NPR reported.
  • Congress has been mired in talks over additional aid. House Democrats passed a $…

    mitch mcconnell - Business Insider
    12:09pm PDT - May 30th, 2020

'Going to see massive cuts': Without more coronavirus relief, schools slash budgets, prep layoffs

There's no way schools can operate without more coronavirus relief, finance experts say, but Republicans in Congress are moving slowly.

mitch mcconnell - USA Today
2:02am PDT - May 28th, 2020

History in the Making as House Casts Proxy Votes in the Pandemic

For the first time on Capitol Hill, lawmakers voted by proxy—a move to avoid the risks of travel to Washington during the pandemic.

mitch mcconnell - Time
6:57pm PDT - May 27th, 2020

Coronavirus government response: Good news eludes Trump after launch scrubbed

President Donald Trump traveled to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths.

mitch mcconnell - ABC News
1:55pm PDT - May 27th, 2020

Schumer blasts SBA's 'ideological' attacks on Planned Parenthood loans

The SBA's position has been that individual locations of the nonprofit organization may have violated size limits on the loans.

mitch mcconnell - Politico
12:11pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

House returns, but business is far from normal

Lawmakers return this week to work on a handful of non-coronavirus measures.

mitch mcconnell - Politico
10:57am PDT - May 26th, 2020

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: I’m running to replace Mitch McConnell in the U.S. Senate. Everything that’s wrong with Washington had to start somewhere…

Rule of Law: Impeach Trump (@Mgeotsa)
12:27pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Mitch McConnell took a million bucks from coal barons but he will barely meet with miners, even when they're sick and hav…

Nina Jo Smith (@njtunesmith)
12:27pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Our coal miners risked their lives to fuel our country—but Mitch McConnell would only give a group of them with black lun…

Barking Conscience (@BarkingConscien)
12:27pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Mitch McConnell took a million bucks from coal barons but he will barely meet with miners, even when they're sick and hav…

Maureen OConnor. No DM’s please. (@coopers_mom5)
12:27pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @KAYLEEBURRIS: Senate candidate Amy McGrath hits Mitch McConnell with blistering ad running in home state https://t.co/rdpTF4XIOH

Greg Valancius (@gvalan)
12:27pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RonWyden: We are 435 days away from the 2020 election and Mitch McConnell has yet to take any concrete steps to protect our federal ele…

Court Taylor (@CourtNightcourt)
12:27pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RonWyden: We are 435 days away from the 2020 election and Mitch McConnell has yet to take any concrete steps to protect our federal ele…

DorthyRSlotwinski (@DorthyRSlot)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Helenhs: Mitch McConnell is a Russian asset. That’s all. #MoscowMitch #mitchmustgo #mitchmctreason #mitchisarussianasset #MoscowMi

Russell Rosenkild (@RussellRosenk1)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RonWyden: We are 435 days away from the 2020 election and Mitch McConnell has yet to take any concrete steps to protect our federal ele…

emperorsnewclothes (@Empnew)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Mitch McConnell took a million bucks from coal barons but he will barely meet with miners, even when they're sick and hav…

Susan Doyle (@SusanDo21)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RepJeffries: Moscow Mitch is lecturing us about democracy? PIPE DOWN. And stop blocking our bills on gun safety and healthcare prote…

Neva (@afireinmyveins)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @NunesAlt: I'm not sure Mitch McConnell can hear them. Let's help them #ShoutALittleLouder. https://t.co/Zf8hNHgUf9

Nancy Minter (@NncyRuth)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RonWyden: We are 435 days away from the 2020 election and Mitch McConnell has yet to take any concrete steps to protect our federal ele…

bbeyer (@flthead)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @MikeLevinCA: Trump has empowered a culture of unprecedented corruption in Washington. I was proud to cosponsor and help pass the #For

Rebelling Against a Post Truth World (@rebelpost2ruth)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @ASlavitt: BREAKING: Uninsured rate rises for first time since ACA began. *In a moment of generosity, I’m also going to blame Mitch Mc…

Miriam Cavallaro (@Gemra10)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RepJeffries: Moscow Mitch is lecturing us about democracy? PIPE DOWN. And stop blocking our bills on gun safety and healthcare prote…

lg (@docmowat)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Mitch McConnell took a million bucks from coal barons but he will barely meet with miners, even when they're sick and hav…

larry robinson (@suufala)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @NightlyPolitics: Mitch McConnell's Nightmare Continues As Kentucky Coal Miners Expose Him As A Fraud https://t.co/3kcnqZATpT

Mina_04 (@Mina_MG86)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @NightlyPolitics: Mitch McConnell's Nightmare Continues As Kentucky Coal Miners Expose Him As A Fraud https://t.co/3kcnqZATpT

Thomas Scholz (@tscholz63)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RonWyden: We are 435 days away from the 2020 election and Mitch McConnell has yet to take any concrete steps to protect our federal ele…

Jennifer (@HelaTraveler)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @RepJeffries: Moscow Mitch is lecturing us about democracy? PIPE DOWN. And stop blocking our bills on gun safety and healthcare prote…

Ann (@alf27900)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Mitch McConnell took a million bucks from coal barons but he will barely meet with miners, even when they're sick and hav…

atypicalblonde (@atypicalblonde)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Mitch McConnell took a million bucks from coal barons but he will barely meet with miners, even when they're sick and hav…

ⓕⓛⓞ ⓕⓞⓛⓛⓞⓦⓢ (@flofollows)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Mitch McConnell took a million bucks from coal barons but he will barely meet with miners, even when they're sick and hav…

Lynn (@lynnyoga)
12:26pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Our coal miners risked their lives to fuel our country—but Mitch McConnell would only give a group of them with black lun…

LAYLA BOWEN (@THREETRADEWINDS)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Our coal miners risked their lives to fuel our country—but Mitch McConnell would only give a group of them with black lun…

Cynthia Sullivan (@casullivan61)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Our coal miners risked their lives to fuel our country—but Mitch McConnell would only give a group of them with black lun…

PinkMoon (@Liz960)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @dabeard: A Kentucky miner with black-lung disease, after a 10-hour trip to see his senator: “Mitch McConnell let the coal companies wal…

Jen Guanti (@JenNOTjennyOK)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: New poll shows Republicans may get wiped out — in Mitch McConnell’s home state of Kentucky - https://t.co/H8G9zRaIBG

Maggie Mazcko (@mazma4002)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @glennkirschner2: Amy McGrath served 20 years in the Marine Corps and was the first female combat fighter pilot. Mitch McConnell served…

Dave (@Bosoxgent)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @dabeard: A Kentucky miner with black-lung disease, after a 10-hour trip to see his senator: “Mitch McConnell let the coal companies wal…

Donna Clarke (@dlclarke43)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: New poll shows Republicans may get wiped out — in Mitch McConnell’s home state of Kentucky - https://t.co/H8G9zRaIBG

Patrick N Florida (@patricknflorida)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: New poll shows Republicans may get wiped out — in Mitch McConnell’s home state of Kentucky - https://t.co/H8G9zRaIBG

Cynthia Sullivan (@casullivan61)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Our coal miners risked their lives to fuel our country—but Mitch McConnell would only give a group of them with black lun…

Johnny Fuller@johnny (@JohnnyF94361311)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @JamesFallows: The most important question when reading unhinged rants like this does not involve Trump himself. He is a deteriorating v…

Navid (@NYCNavid)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Our coal miners risked their lives to fuel our country—but Mitch McConnell would only give a group of them with black lun…

debby amb (@debbyadebby)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Our coal miners risked their lives to fuel our country—but Mitch McConnell would only give a group of them with black lun…

Diane Skinner (@msdianeskinner)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Our coal miners risked their lives to fuel our country—but Mitch McConnell would only give a group of them with black lun…

Lizerenity (@Lizerenity)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

YES!! SUCH A GREAT AD. Because: 1) Miners have had it ROUGH and deserve respect and care from everyone, ESPECIALLY THEIR ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES IN THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT. 2) Just, screw Mitch McConnell. He is the embodiment of corruption and greed and wickedness. https://t.co/F1MHLoLj9L

Dustin Durham (@KingWalter3)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Our coal miners risked their lives to fuel our country—but Mitch McConnell would only give a group of them with black lun…

Quinney (@Steve79433438)
4:11am PDT - August 24th, 2019