Mitch McConnell

Will Grassroots Conservatives' Effort to Defund Obamacare Also Take Out McConnell?

With 54 percent of those polled telling CBS that they disapprove of Obamacare and 38 percent saying they expect to be personally hurt by the Obamacare law, the advertisements in Republican primaries against those who vote to fund the implementation of Obamacare pretty much write themselves.

FLASH: Mitch McConnell, Ron Johnson Oppose Conservatives' Effort to Defund Obamacare

Why haven’t establishment Republicans like Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Wisconsin’s Ron Johnson embraced conservatives' efforts to draw that line in the sand and put a united Senate Republican Conference behind the effort to defund Obamacare?

Bevin: McConnell Has Failed KY

Daniel Kemp, WLKY News

The Tea Party candidate says KY's fed up with MM's failed leadership and support of wasteful spending.

Will McConnell Block Obamacare Shutdown?

Erick Erickson, Red State

MM is pressuring R's to retreat from the MLee effort. Lee was asked to remove his signature from his own letter.

Tea Party Challenges McConnell

Alexandra Jaffe, The Hill

Tea Party Businessman Matt Bevin will announce his run for McConnell's Senate seat this week.

Sen. Repub Conference Splintering?

John Bresnahan and Manu Raju, Politico

Some say McConnell can't keep the R's together. The leadership's ducking of tough votes doesn't help.

McConnell Assists Tea Party

Jonathan Strong, National Review Online

McConnell aided Tea Party leaders who'll hold a 7/23 event in DC on the IRS, amnesty, and Obamacare.

McConnell: Repeal Obamacare

Sen. Mitch McConnell, USA Today

The establishment-GOPer sees that O-Care is so unpopular that the White House is doubling down on PR magic tricks. 

Bring McConnell out of the Shadows

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

Mitch McConnell’s donors and consultants want amnesty, his constituents don’t. Where is Mitch?

Senate Conservatives Fund Rips Mitch

David Freddoso, Conservative Intelligence Briefing

McConnell’s failure to slow or stop the amnesty bill generated a fundraising campaign against him.

Nuclear Option Unites Republicans

Burgess Everett, Politico

Senate R’s don’t agree often, but they’re coming together to save the filibuster from Harry Reid.

Tea Party Challenger for McConnell?

Alexis Levinson, Daily Caller

Kentuckian David Adams is looking for a primary foe for McConnell, but some dispute his claims.

Cornyn Emerges as Key to 70 Votes

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

The Texas senator’s support for the amnesty bill would theoretically bring many more Republicans.

Will R’s Suffer if Amnesty Fails?

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

Democrats are falling over themselves predicting dire political fates for Repubs who try to stop it.

Schumer Repubs Roll Amnesty Train

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

We need to call Repubs who voted for it: “What part of enforcement first do you not understand?

Tough Choices for GOP Leadership

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

McConnell and Cornyn must weigh pleasing special interests vs. the certain fury of the grassroots.

McConnell Plays the Tool on Amnesty

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

MM voted for Amnesty in 1986 and is practically rolling out the red carpet now for the Gang’s bill.