Contenders in Alabama GOP Senate race won't defend McConnell against Trump

    Share on Google+        

Mitch McConnell's Favorables Down Among Republicans

- gallup.com
12 Aug 2017
Trump may have an edge over McConnell in terms of how the GOP views this public spat; Republicans and Republican-leaning independents are twice as likely to view Trump favorably (80%) as McConnell. The majority leader's current favorable rating among his own party matches the average of Gallup polling favorable ratings about McConnell since 2010 when he was minority leader ...

McConnell Feud Threatens GOP's 2018 Senate Prospects

12 Aug 2017
The ongoing public feud between President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) threatens to spill over onto the 2018 elections, leaving Republicans with a series of nasty primaries that could hurt them in races across the country and damage their slim majority.
- talkingpointsmemo.com

Here's who could replace McConnell as Senate majority leader

- bizpacreview.com
12 Aug 2017
McConnell has led Republicans in the Senate for more than a decade, most of that time as minority leader. His Republican colleagues unanimously elected him majority leader in 2014. He enjoys strong, almost universal, support from his fellow senators, even though he has the highest dispproval rating among the upper chamber.

Behind the Trump

12 Aug 2017
McConnell -- who as majority leader often attends two fundraisers a day -- says that protecting his members, even if they make mistakes, is of utmost importance, because he wants to keep his Republican majority. He has grown frustrated when Trump and his team haven't sought to appoint Democrats from the Senate in key jobs -- so Republicans could be elected in their stead.
- politico.com

Trump attacks Mitch McConnell for second day over Senate health policy failure

- yahoo.com
12 Aug 2017
BEDMINSTER, N.J. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump attacked his own party's Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell, for a second day on Thursday, complaining from the steps of his private New Jersey golf club about Republicans' failure to repeal and replace Obamacare.

Trump Attacks Senate Leader McConnell over Legislative Failures

12 Aug 2017
President Donald Trump intensified his attacks on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Thursday, implying the Republican leader should step down if he fails to pass Trump's legislative priorities. This is President Trump, speaking to reporters at his private golf resort in Bedminster, New Jersey.
- democracynow.org

BOOM POTUS TRUMP Floats Mitch McConnell RESIGNING as Senate Leader

- thegatewaypundit.com
12 Aug 2017
President Trump is taking a hard stance against Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell after the Kentucky lawmaker complained about the administration's "excessive expectations." Speaking about McConnell to reporters, President Trump said 'you can ask the question' whether Senate Leader McConnell should step aside if he can't deliver on agenda.

Majority says current Congress a failure so far

12 Aug 2017
Trump has in recent days expressed growing "frustration" with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Mitch McConnell EXCLUSIVE: Trump allies rally around Sen. Flake's primary challenger GOP senators rally to McConnell's defense amid Trump attacks Flake voices support for McConnell amid Trump attacks MORE (R-Ky.) over his failure to corral enough Republican votes on the ...
- thehill.com

Donald Trump, Mitch McConnell Feud Over Health Care Failure

- npr.org
12 Aug 2017
Donald Trump, Mitch McConnell Feud Over Health Care Failure The Senate majority leader blamed the president's legislative inexperience for the failure to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, but Trump fired back it was McConnell who had come up short.

Republican Leaders Act Like an Opposition Party

12 Aug 2017
The president is a weak leader, especially when it comes to questions of substance, but McConnell is not, and neither is Speaker of the House Paul Ryan. But -- and I write this as an earnest admirer of both men -- they may be the wrong men for the job. The wily McConnell and the steadfast Ryan were fine and effective opposition leaders. But they are not in the opposition ...
- nationalreview.com

Vacationing President Trump tells Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, 'Get back to work

- abcnews.go.com
12 Aug 2017
Trump has been on a tear against McConnell since the failure of a series of Senate bills to replace or repeal the Affordable Care Act in late July. At a Rotary Club gathering in Kentucky on Monday, McConnell bemoaned what he called the president's "excessive expectations" and said Trump's pressure to move quickly on the party's agenda was behind the public's perception ...

Deliver or step aside, Trump tells Senate Republican leader

12 Aug 2017
"The leader has spoken repeatedly about the path forward regarding Obamacare repeal and replace on the Senate floor, at media availabilities and in Kentucky," spokesman David Popp said Thursday before Trump's comments suggesting McConnell's eventual exit might become necessary.
- arabnews.com

Republicans say McConnell, Trump don"t deserve full blame for health care failure

- thetruth24.net
12 Aug 2017
Some of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell 's Capitol Hill colleagues are weighing in on his feud with President Trump, saying that neither he nor Trump is completely correct by blaming each other for Congress' failure to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act .

Trump throws Senate Majority Leader under the health care bus The Americas Latest News & Entertainment Platform

12 Aug 2017
While speaking to reporters at his New Jersey golf course, President Trump took shots at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for the failed vote to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Chief White House correspondent Major Garrett talks to CBSN about Mr. Trump's latest statements
- watsupamericas.com

Trump spat with Senate leader complicates tough agenda

- onlinebaseweb.com
12 Aug 2017
FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump shakes hands with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., during a ceremony in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. Trump's attacks on McConnell come at the worst possible time, if the president's goal is actually to accomplish the agenda on health care, infrastructure and taxes he's ...

Look who could potentially take over for Mitch McConnell as Senate Majority Leader

12 Aug 2017
A Senate majority leader under Trump has a difficult job of working to pass complex legislation, including Obamacare repeal, immigration reform, tax reform and a massive infrastructure spending bill, in a sharply-divided chamber with a slight majority. All without attracting the ire of the commander in chief.
- ilovemyfreedom.org

Rally to call for N Y 's first black woman Senate majority leader

- nydailynews.com
12 Aug 2017
The Democrats have 32 members in the Senate, enough for a majority. But they do not control the chamber thanks to nine breakaway Democrats. One, Brooklyn Sen. Simcha Felder, actually caucuses with the Republicans. The other eight, known as the Independent Democratic Conference, make up a leadership coalition with the GOP.

GOP Leader Of Senate Tells Trump To Calm Down, Quit Expecting

12 Aug 2017
Senator Mitch McConnell had the gall to criticize Trump for their struggles in both the House and Senate. This lazy Republican Majority Leader claimed that Trump's early deadlines and misunderstandings about the way things work in Washington have led the GOP to look like failures. No Mr. McConnell, Trump is the only thing making the GOP look good.
- conservativedailypost.com

Trump spat with Senate leader complicates tough agenda

- pbs.org
12 Aug 2017
And unlike health care, the upcoming agenda - outside of tax reform and Trump nominations - requires Democratic votes. That's sure to be another sore point between Trump and McConnell, since Trump wants the Senate to eliminate the filibuster. McConnell, along with most Senate veterans, are resolutely opposed.

New Report Reveals McConnell And Ryan Took Millions From Russian Oligarch Tied To Putin

12 Aug 2017
In the last election, Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Richard Burr (R-NC) received over $8 million dollars from McConnell's Super PAC in last year's election. He later became part of Trump's transition team and is now heading the Senate's investigation into Russian election interference.
- washingtonjournal.com
#PresidentTrump      #AffordableCareAct      #PresidentDonaldTrump     
Top
About Us
posted-today.org shows the most important world news of the day, under the editorial criteria of their impact on Internet and social networks.
Contact
Do you have any suggestion? Contact us.

    Share on Google+        

We might need you!
Investors and business angels continue reading, please: posted-today.org is a very innovative project which has just started. We can steadily grow in visits and content and become leaders of the digital press in an ETA of 10 years. This curve of success could be considerably improved having more resources. If you stand out for your vision of the future, maybe you can help us, or the other way round.
Technology
This is not just buzzing words: posted-today.org is an example of what you get when applying state-of-the-art technologies, such as Big Data, Content Curation, Natural Language Processing (NLP), NoSQL, Cloud Computing, ...