Mitch McConnell Has to Go

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell walk side-by-side to the Senate Chamber at the U.S. Capitol...

The Senate passed legislation on Thursday to raise the debt ceiling through early December, after a small cluster of Republicans temporarily put aside their objections and allowed action to stave off the threat of a first-ever federal default.

The action came the day after Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the Republican leader, partly backed down from his blockade on raising the debt limit, offering a temporary reprieve as political pressure mounted to avoid being blamed for a fiscal calamity.

9 thoughts on “Mitch McConnell Has to Go

  1. Here’s the list of GOP senators who voted with him:

    Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo)

    Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo)

    Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va)

    Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine)

    Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas)

    Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska)

    Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio)

    Sen. John Thune (R- North Dakota)

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      1. I’m sorry to be the bearer of bad news but I just can’t stand D.C. anymore. To make matters worse, Sean Hannity guested The Don last night on Fox and I am so verklempt about what could have been.

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