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KSR host Matt Jones will not run for Senate against Mitch McConnell

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 3:06 PM EST Nov 15, 2019






Kentucky Sports Radio host Matt Jones announced on his show Friday morning that he will not run in the U.Not because I’m certain, but because it’s time," Jones said, adding: "Even though I was never a candidate, I’m not going to be a candidate. ...

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'Moscow Mitch' to impeach Trump or lose, new D.C. billboard threatens

The billboard, which includes McConnell's face, first appeared Wednesday.area that will target McConnell, Mack said. ...

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Trump says Mitch McConnell will win big

Related: Democrat Andy Beshear declares victory in governor's race.In a tweet Tuesday night, Trump wrote that Bevin "picked up at least 15 points in last days, but perhaps not enough (Fake News will blame Trump! ...

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Pallbearer snubs Mitch McConnell handshake

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 4:13 PM EDT Oct 25, 2019

























































Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell received a bit of online attention Thursday during a memorial service for Rep.Elijah Cummings when a pallbearer appeared to refuse to shake the Kentucky Republican's hand. ...

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Mitch McConnell, Rand Paul at odds

Rand Paul and Mitch McConnell might as well be from different planets.The day before President Donald Trump lifted sanctions on Turkey on Wednesday, Paul was blocking an attempt on the Senate floor to oppose the decision. ...

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Mitch McConnell rebukes Trump administration's Syria withdrawal

Mitch McConnell has published a stern rebuke of the Trump administration's decision to pull military forces out of Syria, saying the decision "will leave the American people and homeland less safe, embolden our enemies and weaken important alliances.forces from Syria "a grave strategic mistake. ...

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Mitch McConnell campaign ad says Trump impeachment will fail

They finally convinced her to impeach the president," McConnell says directly to the camera in a 17-second video.The ad features the same video, but McConnell's team has paired the video with different captions that all are mostly focused on the topic of impeachment. ...

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Mitch McConnell election security funding not enough, report shows

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 3:48 PM EDT Sep 26, 2019






Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's support for improving election security falls short of the needed resources, according to experts.153 billion over the next five years will bring all states to a reasonable baseline on election security. ...

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Mitch McConnell switched to "Moscow Mitch" via Google Chrome extension

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 12:41 PM EDT Sep 25, 2019

































A new Google Chrome browser extension will have you seeing "Moscow Mitch" whenever you look up Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on the internet.20 that "@senatmajldr’s new nickname #MoscowMitch hurts his feelings — and that’s exactly why you should add our new extension that replaces his name with it to your chrome browser. ...

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Mitch McConnell tweets out support

Mitch McConnell tweeted out support for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday after a new report by the New York Times found more people who corroborated an alleged incident from college that came up during his confirmation hearings.On Politics: Will Daniel Cameron be Kentucky's attorney general or Mitch McConnell's? ...

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Mitch McConnell asks Labor to support Kentucky coal miners

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 2:07 PM EDT Aug 30, 2019









































Facing criticism that he has walked away from Kentucky coal miners, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has urged the U.5 million in owed wages to Kentucky miners and another $550,000 in royalties toward those wages once mining operations restart. ...

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Mitch McConnell, Senate GOP write letter to Supreme Court

USA TODAY



Published 8:57 AM EDT Aug 30, 2019

































WASHINGTON -- Pledging not to allow Democrats to "pack the Court," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and his GOP colleagues in the chamber sent a letter to the Supreme Court Thursday that pushes back on a friend-of-the-court brief recently filed by five Senate Democrats in a Second Amendment case currently before the high court. ...

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Bernie Sanders targets Mitch McConnell in Louisville rally

Bernie Sanders spoke Sunday to a crowd of close to 2,000 at a campaign rally in downtown Louisville, and the target of his criticism was a fellow senator – Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.Related: Bernie Sanders sends pizzas to Kentucky coal miners protesting Blackjewel


















































































































































































"You don’t have the right to prevent debate and votes on the most important issues facing the working people of this country," Sanders said. ...

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Could an increase help Mitch McConnell's home state?

Kathy Hinkle, D-Louisa, prefiled a bill Tuesday that would raise the state's minimum wage to $15 by 2027.Caught in the middle: Vulnerable workers who haven't seen the minimum wage increase since 2009. ...

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Mitch McConnell undergoes surgery for shoulder fracture

He was treated at a Louisville hospital that day and released to his home.The longtime senator from Kentucky underwent surgery Thursday in Louisville, according to his office. ...

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Mitch McConnell, America needs your leadership

But you’ve done nothing as the Senate majority leader to move this legislation, Sen.”



More: Despite back-to-back mass shootings, McConnell unlikely to accept gun control legislation



What Kentucky and America need, Sen. ...

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Attica Scott condones peaceful protests of Sen. Mitch McConnell

It all started when Black Lives Matter Louisville leader Chanelle Helm said in a live video Monday outside McConnell's Louisville home that instead of falling and injuring his shoulder over the weekend, McConnell "should have broken his little raggedy, wrinkled-(expletive) neck.Tim Ryan and Moms Demand Action to call on McConnell act on stagnant gun legislation, Scott said there is work to be done to make sure McConnell "remains uncomfortable. ...

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Mitch McConnell campaign locked out by Twitter for video

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 6:36 PM EDT Aug 8, 2019





































Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's campaign has been thrown in Twitter jail.After sharing a video of a profanity-laced protest outside of the Kentucky Republican's home in Louisville, the campaign Twitter account, Team Mitch, has been locked out. ...

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Mitch McConnell says gun control measures will be discussed by Senate after recess

Over 200 House Democrats sent a letter to McConnell Wednesday urging him to call the Senate back to Washington in order to pass a measure implementing universal background checks.I'm all in favor of it,'" Pelosi wrote, quoting Mr. ...

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