Tag Archives: Mitch McConnell

Slate: Blog: Beth Ethier: Senate Leader Mitch McConnell Promotes Industrial Hemp: Senate Leader is Fighting to Remove Hemp From Controlled Substances Act

Slate: Blog: Beth Ethier: Senate Leader Mitch McConnell Promotes Industrial Hemp: Senate Leader is Fighting to Remove Hemp From Controlled Substances Act This might be the only bipartisan bill short of a federal budget and the appropriations bills that Congress … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: NewsHour: Shields and Brooks on CPAC and Homeland Security Shutdown

. As far as CPAC, the one thing I respect about that group is that they do actually bring in lets say Classical Conservatives or Conservative Libertarians and actual Libertarians. It’s not just about mushy-middle establishment Republicans who always play … Continue reading

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Roll Call: Congress: Tamar Hallerman & Niels Lesniewski: Senate Democrats Show Limits of GOP Control

Roll Call: Congress: Tamar Hallerman & Niels Lesniewski: Senate Democrats Show Limits of GOP Control For all of you non-political junkies, first of all I’m wondering why you’re reading this at all, but secondly this piece is for the average … Continue reading

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The Washington Post: Opinion- Jonathan Capehart- “John Boehner Needs to Follow His Own Advice on DHS Funding”: How Senate Democrats Should Try to Fix Another GOP Mess

Washington Post: Opinion- Jonathan Capehart- John Boehner Needs to Follow His Own Advice on DHS Funding It is not often that I agree with House Speaker John Boehner on anything and I’ll let you judge for yourself how often that … Continue reading

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The New Republic: Opinion: Brian Beutler: 2015 Congress Will Shake Up America’s Boring Politics: How Will a Party That Doesn’t Believe in Government Govern

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The New Republic: Opinion: Brian Beutler: 2015 Congress Will Shake Up America’s Boring Politics Here is sort of what the lighter more positive side of a united Republican Congress … Continue reading

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FOX News: President Barack Obama’s Post Mid-Terms Press Conference

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat I believe President Obama did what he needed to do in this conference. Which was to graduate incoming Senate Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Republicans for winning back the Senate for … Continue reading

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Buchanan Brigade: Blog: Patrick J. Buchanan: Against Obama, But For What? What Will the Republican Congress Look Like

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Buchanan Brigade: Blog: Patrick J. Buchanan: Against Obama, But For What Pat Buchanan with I believe the question of the day. Against Obama, but for what? Republicans are obviously … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: NewsHour: Lisa Dejardins: What Will Happen in the Next Senate

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger What will happen in the next Congress a united Republican Congress as far as Republicans controlling both the House of Representatives and Senate, will be based on what … Continue reading

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Crooks & Liars: Report: Allison Lundergan-Grimes Delivers Epic Smackdown Right to Mitch McConnell’s Face

Allison Lundergan-Grimes Crooks & Liars: Report: Alison Lundergan-Grimes Unleashes Epic Smackdown Right To Mitch McConnell’s Face This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger This is a prefect example of why as a Democrat I’m not worried … Continue reading

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Thom Hartmann: Video: President Obama’s 2013 State of The Union: A Report Card

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in his first speech in the 111th Congress back in 2009, laid out the Senate Republican strategy at least if not the Congressional … Continue reading

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