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While you were focused on New Hampshire, more Trump judicial nominees were confirmed

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 9:00pm 2/12/2020 at 9:00pm
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Look, Iowa caucus debacle! Look, Bernie v. Mayor Pete v. Amy for America in New Hampshire. Look, Biden has fled to South Carolina, his campaign graveyard, I mean, firewall.

There you (and we) go again, chasing the media squirrel.

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McConnell: Perhaps Pelosi “will tear up” impeachment Not Guilty verdict “like she tore up the State of the Union address”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 5:13pm 2/5/2020 at 5:13pm

Mitch McConnell gave a powerful speech just before Trump’s acquittal, which Nancy Pelosi apparently refuses to accept.

Here’s McConnell’s money quote:

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In Praise of Mitch McConnell

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 8:00pm 2/1/2020 at 8:00pm

Mitch McConnell isn’t the flashiest person on Capitol Hill. To put it mildly.

Chuck Schumer regularly beats McConnell to the TV cameras, and Nancy Pelosi makes grand pronouncements as if the Senate and McConnell don’t exist.

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With several Republicans apparently succumbing on impeachment witnesses, Mitch McConnell may need to go ‘nuclear’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 6:19pm 1/28/2020 at 6:19pm

The Wall Street Journal reports that Mitch McConnell has told Republican Senators that he does not have the votes to block witnesses:

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If Senate Republicans take the hard vote now on impeachment witnesses, they will not regret it in November

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 20, 2020 at 9:00pm 1/20/2020 at 9:00pm
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Mitch McConnell released a resolution to be introduced Tuesday that sets the schedule for the Senate impeachment trial.

(Trying not to laugh) The proceedings will start at 1 p.m. each day (to accommodate the Chief Justice’s day job schedule), and go for 12 hours. Rinse and repeat. Whoever said Mitch McConnell doesn’t...

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Recusalpalooza: Democrats Demand McConnell Recuse Himself from Impeachment, Republicans Respond

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 9:00am 1/16/2020 at 9:00am
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Democrats added another ring to the impeachment circus Wednesday night when Rep. Val Demings, a Congresswoman serving as one of Pelosi’s impeachment managers, called for Senate Majority Leader McConnell to recuse himself from the upcoming impeachment hearings.

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Senate Drafts Rules for Impeachment Trial: No Mobile Phones, No Talking

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 4:06pm 1/15/2020 at 4:06pm
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The Senate released a draft of rules senators must follow during the impeachment trial. It includes no mobile phones and limits the press.

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McConnell Signs Hawley’s Resolution to Change Senate Rules, Dismiss Articles of Impeachment

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 4:25pm 1/9/2020 at 4:25pm
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell signed a resolution by Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) that dismisses the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump:

Changing the rules would either require a two-thirds vote or for Republicans to deploy the “nuclear” option.

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McConnell: Pelosi Having Input on Senate Impeachment Trial a ‘Fantasy,’ ‘Non-Starter’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 3, 2020 at 4:30pm 1/3/2020 at 4:30pm
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wasted no time on the first day back from the holiday break to attack Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Democrats over the impeachment of President Donald Trump:

“We’ve heard it claimed that the same House Democrats who botched their own process should get to reach...

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Even CNN Is Calling out Chuck Schumer’s Impeachment Trial ‘Impartiality’ Hypocrisy

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at 2:00pm 1/1/2020 at 2:00pm
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Two weeks ago, Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) made it very clear to Democrats that he had no intention of playing by the left’s rules when it came time for the Senate to conduct the impeachment trial.

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McConnell: ‘Do You Think Chuck Schumer is Impartial? So Let’s Quit the Charade’ on Impeachment

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 23, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/23/2019 at 12:00pm
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called out the Democrats’ weak excuse to withhold the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Fox & Friends this morning.

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi claims she’s withholding the articles because it doesn’t look like the Senate will have a fair trial.

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Somber MSNBC Panel Hits Panic Button Over the McConnell-Trump Judicial Confirmation Record

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 10:00am 12/22/2019 at 10:00am
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There was a lot of phony media reporting this week about how Democrats were supposedly treating their impeachment of President Trump as a “somber” moment in American history.

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Democrats follow Harvard Law Prof. Laurence Tribe off the impeachment cliff

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 20, 2019 at 8:05pm 12/20/2019 at 8:05pm
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McConnell: Pelosi gains no ‘Leverage’ by ‘Refraining From Sending Us Something We Do Not Want’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 7:00pm 12/19/2019 at 7:00pm
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi still will not commit to sending Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

She claims that her party has not “seen anything that looks fair to us.”

McConnell laughed it off.

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McConnell: Dems Appear ‘Too Afraid’ to Hand Senate Their ‘Shoddy Work’ on Articles of Impeachment

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 11:00am 12/19/2019 at 11:00am
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After the House voted to impeach President Donald Trump, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said the Democrats may wait to send the Senate the Articles of Impeachment to try to exert pressure on the Senate at to impeachment trial rules.

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Mitch McConnell Responds to Chuck Schumer Impeachment Trial Demands: Get Stuffed

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 1:00pm 12/17/2019 at 1:00pm
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell rejected Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s request to call four new witnesses in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial.

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Democrats are going to try to “Kavanaugh” the Impeachment Trial with new accusations

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 16, 2019 at 9:30pm 12/16/2019 at 9:30pm

The most dangerous place on earth, Bob Dole wisely observed, is between Chuck Schumer and the TV cameras.

Not surprisingly, while Mitch McConnell usually gets his way, Schumer gets the headlines and TV coverage.

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