Mitch McConnell

The GOP's Midterm Strategy Is as Hollow as Their Ideas Are
Meanwhile, Democrats are running on Obamacare—they're just not calling it that
August 22, 2014

Meanwhile, Democrats are running on Obamacare—they're just not calling it that.

Why Mitch McConnell Is Promising A Government Shutdown Fight—And Why It's Crazy
August 20, 2014

Republicans may find themselves at the height of their power under Obama, just as Obama reaches the point where he has the least to lose by calling their bluff.

Did Mitch McConnell Hit Rand Paul With the Nerdiest Attack in Political History?
August 04, 2014

McConnell called Paul "the most credible candidate for president ... since Henry Clay." Ouch!

The 2014 Midterms Matter More Than You Think
Winning the Senate would finally put Republicans on the spot
July 17, 2014

Winning the Senate would finally put Republicans on the spot.

Paul Ryan Is Still Selling His Rejected Agenda, Now With Populist Rhetoric
July 16, 2014

Ryan has realized that his old ideas needed new packaging.

Will Voters Make Mitch McConnell Pay for His About-Face on Medicare?
July 15, 2014

Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes has the Senate minority leader changing his tune. 

Republicans Have a Choice: Their Donors, Their Right-Wingers, or a Government Shutdown
June 27, 2014

There's almost no chance anyone will shut down government over the Export-Import bank, but if it happens, it will be John Boehner who does it.

Mitch McConnell Plays Politics With the Economy by Accusing Obama of Playing Politics With the Economy
June 18, 2014

Republicans still don't even have a legitimate plan to create jobs.

The GOP's Latest, Embarrassing Retreat from the Obamacare Wars
June 17, 2014

The Republicans who'd planned to base their campaigns on opposing Obamacare suddenly have a problem. 

Why Eric Cantor Lost
A stunning consequence of his brash brand of politics
June 11, 2014

By drawing the right's energy and investment into the GOP, Eric Cantor created impossible expectations, and failed to meet them.

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