Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell
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June 25, 2019 - 6:31 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to call a Senate vote on a bill ensuring that a victims' compensation fund for the Sept. 11 attacks never runs out of money. That's according to a group of first responders who met Tuesday with the Kentucky Republican at...
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Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX)
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Andrew Weber
June 19, 2019 - 9:22 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A Congressional committee will hold a hearing on reparations Wednesday for the first time in years. To make the holiday Juneteenth, commemorating the day in 1865 that slaves in Texas learned they’d be emancipated, the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil...
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Andrew Weber
June 18, 2019 - 7:18 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Jon Stewart made an appearance on CBS’s “The Late Show” with Stephen Colbert to fire back at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who contended that Jon Stewart was overreacting with his concern about the Senate extending the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund. Video of Jon...
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February 14, 2019 - 3:23 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Donald Trump has indicated he's prepared to sign the government funding bill and issue a national emergency on the border. McConnell said Thursday the Senate will soon vote on the bill that's needed to avoid a partial...
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks to the chamber on the morning after House and Senate negotiators worked out a border security compromise hoping to avoid another government shutdown, at the Capitol in in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
February 12, 2019 - 9:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate will vote on the Green New Deal, a moonshot plan by Democrats to combat climate change, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday, announcing a move designed to force Senate Democrats — including a cast of presidential candidates — into a political bind. The...
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June 05, 2018 - 6:54 pm
McConnell, R-Ky., said he decided to shorten the usual summer getaway "due to the historic obstruction by Senate Democrats of the president's nominees" and to work on must-pass spending bills.
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February 28, 2018 - 1:42 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It is a rare tribute by America's leaders. The body of the Rev. Billy Graham lies in honor at the U.S. Capitol building. President and Mrs. Trump were on hand for a ceremony along with other dignitaries including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch...
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