Mitch McConnell

2:42 pm
Mon July 16, 2012

McConnell Extends Funds to Fellow Republican Lawmakers

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Kentucky Republicans hoping to win the state House in elections this fall are getting a helping hand from the party’s leader.

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Morning Cram
8:52 am
Mon July 16, 2012

the morning cram [good gut bacteria edition]

From NPR: There's no magic elixir for healthy aging, but here's one more thing to add to the list: good gut health.

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Kentucky Government
8:31 am
Mon July 16, 2012

McConnell Raises Another Million Dollars for Re-Election

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell has banked another million dollars for his re-election campaign. That gives Kentucky’s senior senator more than $6 million dollars for an election still more than two years away. 

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2:23 pm
Mon July 2, 2012

KY Republicans Push for Healthcare Repeal

Republicans are doubling down on their efforts to repeal the health care law and they’re getting assistance from some powerful Kentucky lawmakers. Kentucky’s Mitch McConnell is the top Republican in the Senate. He says he’s leading his conference into political battle over the health care law.

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11:19 am
Thu June 28, 2012

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act: State Leaders React

US Senators Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul of Kentucky were quick to respond to the Supreme Court ruling upholding President Obama's health care overhaul. Speaking on the Senate floor this morning,  republican minority leader McConnell  said Congress must act to repeal what called this misguided law.

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11:49 am
Wed June 20, 2012

McConnell Wants EPA Regulation Blocked

Senator Mitch McConnell is urging his colleagues to block a move by the Environmental Protection Agency that would limit coal fired power plant emissions in the Commonwealth. 

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9:03 am
Wed June 6, 2012

Kentucky Senators Help Block Paycheck Fairness Act

Kentucky’s two Republican senators yesterday helped their party block the Paycheck Fairness Act, which would have given women new tools to combat pay discrimination in the workforce. 

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