Mitch McConell

Now Even Republicans Are Being Accused of Waging a War on Coal
August 18, 2014

The upside-down politics of Kentucky's Senate race.

Bring on the Nuclear Option!
July 15, 2013

Sometimes gridlock is good. Ninety-eight senators met in a rare, closed-door session on Monday night. A smaller group of senators, including the leaders of both parties, met separately afterwards.

The Fiscal Cliff Deal's Biggest Winner May Be George W. Bush
December 31, 2012

Is the proposed "fiscal cliff" deal a good one? That depends on what happens next month.