Mitch McConnell

US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, stands for a photo at the US

Mitch McConnell condemns antisemitism after Republicans speak at white nationalist conference

House Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Paul Gosar and Arizona State Sen. Wendy Rogers spoke at the America First Political Action Conference in Orlando over the weekend.

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
02/03/2022

Pro-Israel orgs appeal to US Senate to replenish Iron Dome

“We ask that you urgently move forward the supplemental appropriations funding to replenish Israel’s Iron Dome missile defense system,” the organizations wrote in a letter.

The GOP are moving back in time - Opinion

McConnell intends to use all his skills to make sure few if any Biden programs become law. In that way he and Republicans will go to voters next year to attack the do-nothing Congress.

‘Virtual rally’ to denounce antisemitism unites Pelosi, Schumer, McConnell

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, who is Jewish, said “antisemitism is vile, reprehensible and countering everything that America stands for.”

By BEN SALES/JTA
29/05/2021

McConnell, Garland: The unintended consequences of new positions - opinion

Trump wants revenge, but McConnell may get the last laugh and Judge Garland may be the one to deliver it.

Trump lashes out at McConnell in deepening feud between top Republicans

The gap between them widened last Saturday, when McConnell declared on the Senate floor that Trump was "practically and morally responsible" for the deadly Jan. 6 storming of the Capitol.

By REUTERS
17/02/2021

Senator McConnell’s vote on impeachment reveals cowardice - opinion

It doesn’t take a lawyer to see that Trump urged his supporters to try and overturn the election results through public disruption.

By JORDAN BARKIN
15/02/2021

Impeachment: McConnell says Trump 'morally responsible' for Capitol riot

McConnell was not the only Republican to castigate Trump for his behavior after voting for acquittal.

By REUTERS
14/02/2021
U.S. House of Representatives votes on Trump impeachment on Capitol Hill in Washington on December 1

Trump impeachment trial to begin in Senate week of Feb. 8, Schumer says

Trump last week became the first president in US history to be impeached twice, and when the Senate convenes for his trial will be the first president to be tried after leaving office.

By REUTERS
23/01/2021
US President Donald Trump departs on travel to West Point, New York from the South Lawn at the White

Senate's Schumer reviewing request for Trump impeachment trial delay

Trump, a Republican, left office on Wednesday and flew to his Florida resort, hours before Democrat Joe Biden was sworn in.

By REUTERS
22/01/2021
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