U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer http://wkms.org en Schumer Rips McConnell’s Leadership http://wkms.org/post/schumer-rips-mcconnell%E2%80%99s-leadership-0 <p>In an interview with Politico, U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-Ny., used intense partisan language to attack Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., calling the GOP leader&rsquo;s strategy &ldquo;petty&rdquo; and painting him as weak.</p><p>The extensive piece shows the New York Democrat criticizing McConnell on a number of fronts, from the high-profiled budget negotiations to little known trade agreements. The two have been bitter foes since 2008, when the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee that Schumer chaired ran attack ads against McConnell over the bank bailout.</p> Tue, 13 Dec 2011 16:53:53 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey (KPR) 62 at http://wkms.org Schumer Rips McConnell’s Leadership http://wkms.org/post/schumer-rips-mcconnell%E2%80%99s-leadership <p>In an interview with Politico, U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-Ny., used intense partisan language to attack Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., calling the GOP leader&rsquo;s strategy &ldquo;petty&rdquo; and painting him as weak.</p><p>The extensive piece shows the New York Democrat criticizing McConnell on a number of fronts, from the high-profiled budget negotiations to little known trade agreements. The two have been bitter foes since 2008, when the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee that Schumer chaired ran attack ads against McConnell over the bank bailout.</p> Tue, 13 Dec 2011 16:53:22 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey (KPR) 59 at http://wkms.org Schumer Rips McConnell’s Leadership http://wkms.org/post/schumer-rips-mcconnell%E2%80%99s-leadership <p>&nbsp;</p><p style="padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; margin-bottom: 1.571em; color: rgb(17, 17, 17); line-height: 22px; ">In an interview with Politico, U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-Ny., used intense partisan language to attack Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., calling the GOP leader&rsquo;s strategy &ldquo;petty&rdquo; and painting him as weak.</p> Tue, 13 Dec 2011 16:53:22 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey (KPR) 60 at http://wkms.org