Mitch McConnell

Republicans: Keystone pipeline down, but not out

Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is promising the new Republican majority will quickly resurrect Keystone XL pipeline legislation killed by Democrats,... Read more »

Nov. 19, 2014


It looks to be a good last term for Sen. Orrin Hatch

Many Utahns have asked me what the results of the midterm elections will mean for Sen. Orrin Hatch. Answer: Good things. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014


Confrontations await Obama after productive trip

After a productive trip abroad, President Barack Obama headed home Sunday on a collision course with Republicans on immigration and an oil pipeline project, showdowns... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014


GOP senators eyeing 2016 face test in new majority

Now that their party has seized the Senate and faces the pressure of governing, an ambitious group of first-term Republicans may try to use that new majority status,... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014


Newly elected Senate majority leader confident Democrats will join EPA fight

Newly elected Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he expects Democrats will join him in his quest to thwart the Environmental Protection Agency's efforts to... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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Immigration, Keystone top first day of lame duck

Republicans controlling the House are divided over whether to fund the government for a couple of months past a December deadline to maintain leverage over President... Read more »

Nov. 13, 2014


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