Mitch McConnell

Senate GOP Establishment Drops Its Guns and Runs

Call your Senators NOW (the Capitol Switchboard is 1-866-220-0044) and tell them reject any deal that keeps ObamaCare subsidies for Congress, gives Big Labor a pass on ObamaCare and increases spending by doing away with the sequestration.

Debt Deal=Republican Surrender

Rebecca Berg, Washington Examiner

"Now Mitch McConnell is working with Harry Reid on a plan to fund Obamacare and raise the debt limit," SCF exec. dir. Matt Hoskins said. "Not only will his plan force Americans to pay for a law they oppose, it will force them borrow more money to do it."

McConnell: Time for Dems to Say Yes

Newsmax Staff

Harry Reid says that voters want Congress to compromise, but Dems continue to reject offers, the latest of which came from a bipartisan group. It would've re-opened the gov't and funded it for six month while raising the debt limit through Jan. 31.

Are Boehner and McConnell Ready for an “All or Nothing” Battle?

Speaker of the House John Boehner and Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell must recognize that if they cave-in completely and give Obama everything he wants then that’s the end of their leadership, and perhaps the end of the Republican Party as well.

McConnell Should Be Defeated

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Mark Levin said that Mitch McConnell needed to be defeated in his primary for conservatism to succeed, calling McConnell an "awful Republican leader." McConnell is being challenged by Tea Party's Matt Bevin. 

Beck Reveals Repub Traitor

Erica Ritz, The Blaze

Glenn Beck revealed the name of a Repub senator who allegedly insinuated that supporters of FreedomWorks and the Senate Conservatives Fund are traitors to the party: Mitch McConnell.

RPaul Gets R's Message Right

Allahpundit, Hot Air

Rand Paul thinks the D's are losing their shutdown PR advantage by reiterating that they won’t negotiate. BHO’s needs the GOP to be seen as the obstructionists. Paul aims to paint R's encouraging negotiations.

Cruz Leading 3rd Party of Good Guys?

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Atlantic Wire's Philip Bump writes, "the idea that Congress is now operating as a three-party system has gained informal traction recently." He then names Cruz as a Minority Leader in the Senate and an "Honorary" Minority Leader in the House.

Finger Lickin' Frauds

Erick Erickson, Red State

Cornyn, McConnell, Alexander and other estab. Repub. Senators are leaking attacks against Cruz. They complained off the record to reporters about Cruz suggesting they were cowards for not helping defund OCare.

McConnell & Cornyn: TRAITORS

Burgess Everett, Politico

Neither Mitch McConnell nor John Cornyn will join Ted Cruz's effort in the Senate to block a House-passed spending bill that defunds Obamacare.

Tea Party to Hit McConnell on OCare

Shane Goldmacher, national Journal

Tea Party group, the Senate Conservatives Fund, has booked a $340,000 TV ad buy in Kentucky attacking Mitch McConnell for his failure to help defund Obamacare.

Tea Party Endorses McConnell Foe

Alexandra Jaffe, The Hill

There are some signs Mitch McConnell’s primary opponent may be gaining favor with Tea Parties.

Defunding Obamacare Worth the Fight

Susan Jones, CNS News

Former Senator Jim DeMint says if defunding Obamacare isn’t worth the fight, nothing is.

Sarah Palin Gets It Right on Republicans Who Fund Obamacare

"The time for rhetoric and ceremonial votes in Congress is over," said Governor Palin. "Just remember — if you fund it, you own it!"

Defund or be Exposed, Republicans

Paul Steinhauser, CNN

Several grassroots conservative groups are hitting the road to pressure Republicans to kill O-care.

Don’t Cry for Me, John Boehner

W. James Antle III, Daily Caller

No one feels sorry for Republicans these days, as conservatives are finally calling their bluff.

The GOP Leaders’ Changing Stories

Erick Erickson, Red State

The only thing consistent about Republican leaders’ strategy is a complete lack of fight in them.

McConnell Should Be Embarrassed

Erick Erickson, Red State

A third of KY Repubs either have no opinion or want a generic Repub. against McConnell and two-thirds want McConnell. For a Senator with high name identification and 28 years in the office, that’s just sad.

Republican Leaders Don’t Care How Many Obamacare Deadlines He Blows

Who knew Obama has missed over half the deadlines in the Affordable Care Act? Apparently Congressional Republican leaders knew, or should have known because their research arm compiled the report, and yet they still oppose Senator Mike Lee’s effort to defund Obamacare.

McConnell Loves Lib Lobbyists

Daniel Horowitz, Madison Project

The American Chemistry Council, led by liberal CA Dem Cal Dooley, launched a $400k ad buy for McConnell. The only others ACC is supporting are liberals and RINOs.