Mitch McConnell

Thoughts on the need for a bit more thought

Robert Bennett reflects on three incidents from this week's news: Donald Sterling's comments, Cliven Bundy's situation, and Kentucky Tea Party Patriots and their... Read more »

May 5, 2014


Senate ready to sink effort to boost minimum wage

Hemmed in by solid Republican opposition, the Senate seems ready to hand a fresh defeat to President Barack Obama by blocking an election-year bill increasing the... Read more »

April 30, 2014


U.S. Chamber of Commerce's ad buy aims to lift establishment GOP

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is launching ads this week in North Carolina and Georgia in a crunch-time effort to help establishment-backed Republicans in crowded... Read more »

April 29, 2014


Hillary Clinton says grandmother shaped her faith, it's about caring for others

Hillary Rodham Clinton's faith in God was shaped by her grandmother's hymns and the bedtime prayers from her gruff Navy father, the former secretary of state told... Read more »

April 26, 2014


House approves ethics reform following failed punishment of former lawmaker

House lawmakers overwhelmingly approved sweeping changes to the Legislative Ethics Commission on Monday in an attempt to quell the political storm that erupted last... Read more »

April 14, 2014


Gender pay gap bill faces tough road in Senate

Leaders of both parties dueled Wednesday over which side was truly interested in helping women as the Senate approached a vote on campaign-season legislation curbing... Read more »

April 9, 2014


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