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Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) annual conference via video conference. He praised President Trump's decision to recognize Golan Heights as Israeli territory. He also talked about the recent fighting between Israel and Gaza militants as well as remarks by Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) about lawmakers support for Israel. After Netanyahu spoke, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Senate Foreign Relations Ranking Member...
Topics: israel, mcconnell, menendez, syria, aipac, iran, trump, russia, tehran, jerusalem, new zealand,...
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said he believes there will be technical corrections to the tax reform bill in the new year but the core of it will remain in tact. Sen. McConnell's comments were in response to Sen. Mark Warner's (D-VA) prediction that a "fix it" bill will be needed in the new year. The comments of both senators came during separate sit-down interviews with Axios' Mike Allen. Sponsor: Axios
Topics: mcconnell, mitch mcconnell, mccain
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Congressional leaders spoke to reporters at the White House after a meeting with President Trump and a briefing on the situation at the border with Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen. The president asked the lawmakers to return to the White House two days later to continue talks to reopen the government. Sponsor: White House | News Media Stakeout
Topics: schumer, mitch mcconnell, pelosi
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The Faith and Freedom Coalition continued its 2018 conference in Washington, DC. Speakers included Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Sponsor: Faith and Freedom Coalition
Topics: washington, sec, mcconnell, mr. mcconnell, kentucky, mitch mcconnell, china, jerusalem, trump,...
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and former Rep. Michelle Bachmann (R-MN) were among the featured speakers at the annual Values Voter Summit hosted by the Family Research Council and its FRC Action legislative arm. Speakers talked about the intersection of national politics and social conservatism. Many speakers also talked about the sexual assault allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump's nominee to replace retired Supreme Court justice Anthony Kennedy. Senator...
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Religion, Supreme Court
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Series/Special. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speaks. New.
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House and Senate Republicans held a press conference announcing their plans to introduce legislation overhauling the federal tax code, the first such package of changes since 1986, when President Reagan signed into law a series of tax reforms. The lawmakers said their plan would simplify and lower taxes for middle-class families and boost opportunities for American businesses. After making their announcement, the Republicans left to hear remarks from President Trump on the proposed tax changes,...
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Mitch McConnell and Alison Lundergan Grimes join in a debate for the Kentucky U.S. Senate race.
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Speeches from policy makers and coverage from around the country.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Health Care
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said a lot of people on both sides of the aisle are working to negotiate a DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) deal. He added that he's looking for an outcome that the president will support, but so far he hasn't indicated what he will sign into law. His comments came during a news conference with reporters on Capitol Hill following a lunch meeting with members. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said a lot of people on both sides of the aisle are working to negotiate a DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) deal. He added that he's looking for an outcome that the president will support, but so far he hasn't indicated what he will sign into law. His comments came during a news conference with reporters on Capitol Hill following a lunch meeting with members. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
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[LIVE] President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speak to the press in the White House Rose Garden. Sponsor: White House
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A look at the political career of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), featuring video from the C-SPAN archive, and analysis by New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent Carl Hulse, and Alex Bolton, Senior Staff Writer for The Hill. Sponsor: C-SPAN
Topics: schumer, chuck schumer, new york, mcconnell, washington, durbin, harry reid, chuck, mitch...
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A look at the political career of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), featuring video from the C-SPAN archive, and analysis by Washington Post Senior Congressional Correspondent Paul Kane, and Bloomberg Politics National Political Reporter Sahil Kapur. Sponsor: C-SPAN
Topics: mcconnell, mr. kapur, mr. kane, mitch mcconnell, sahil kapur, harry reid, paul kane, kentucky,...
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Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
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House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speak to reporters and take their questions at a party retreat being held in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
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House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speak to reporters and take their questions at a party retreat being held in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
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House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speak to reporters and take their questions at a party retreat being held in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
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Coverage of day two of the 2016 Republican National Convention from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.
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Coverage of day two of the 2016 Republican National Convention from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Nuclear, Iran, Foreign Policy
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Coverage of day two of the 2016 Republican National Convention from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Candidate Biography
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Speeches and events from day two of the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Environment, Energy
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[LIVE] A ceremony honoring the late Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) takes place in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | McCain, J. (R-AZ),U.S. Capitol
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Job Accomplishments
[LIVE] Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) holds a news conference in the U.S. Capitol to discuss the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
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People: Steve Daines; Mitch McConnell Jr.; Elizabeth Warren Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) spoke about changing the chambers' filibuster rules. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters following a weekly lunch meeting with the party's caucus. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said his party wouldn't support an offer from Republicans and the White House, which he panned as having a "slush fund" for President Trump. Senator Schumer and other Democrats also talked about their efforts to force a floor vote on legislation ordering Senate lawyers to defend the Affordable Care Act following a ruling from a Texas...
Topics: mitch mcconnell, schumer, murray, washington, manchin, booker
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky,) discusses the Senate's domestic agenda.
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Senate Republican leaders talk with reporters after passing tax reform legislation 51-48 Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | Senate Radio and Television Gallery
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Senate Republican leaders talk with reporters after passing tax reform legislation 51-48 Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | Senate Radio and Television Gallery
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Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) opened the day's Senate session with their reactions to the shooting that morning of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and several others at a baseball practice game. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) spoke on the Senate floor to speak about President Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) spoke briefly with reporters following his meeting with President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower. He said the meeting focused on the Senate Republican agenda specifically confirming Cabinet nominations and efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. People: Mitch McConnell Jr. Sponsor: Trump Presidential Transition | News Media Stakeout
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) delivered remarks at the University of Louisville. Sponsor: University of Louisville | McConnell Center for Political Leadership
Topics: mitch, brooklyn, washington, schumer, chuck, mitch mcconnell, chuck schumer, florida, new york,...
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Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced that the Senate will forgo part of their regular annual summer recess and be in session for the first two weeks of August to address issues including health care, the debt ceiling and confirmation process for administration nominees. He made the announcement following a weekly conference lunch with members on the Hill. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
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Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced that the Senate will forgo part of their regular annual summer recess and be in session for the first two weeks of August to address issues including health care, the debt ceiling and confirmation process for administration nominees. He made the announcement following a weekly conference lunch with members on the Hill. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
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Senate Republican leaders spoke to the press and took questions following their weekly party strategy lunch, which President Trump attended. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said the meeting was productive, and said Republicans would continue to pursue tax reform legislation over the coming months. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
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Senate Republican leaders spoke to the press and took questions following their weekly party strategy lunch, which President Trump attended. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said the meeting was productive, and said Republicans would continue to pursue tax reform legislation over the coming months. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a news conference one day after Senate Republicans' failed attempt to repeal parts of the 2010 Affordable Care Act. He answered questions on the way forward, working with Republicans on health care, and President Trump's recent tweets on the vote. Senator Schumer called the tweets "small" and "not presidential." People: Chuck Schumer Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | Senate Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: schumer, john mccain, donald trump, mcconnell, ryan, vietnam, mccain, chuck shumer, mitch...
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks to Bill Goodman of PBS affiliate Kentucky Educational Television about the 2016 election and what to expect from the 115th Congress and the Trump administration
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) began the debate on the Affordable Care Act repeal by saying the repeal was only the first step and that Republicans would have a replacement plan after a transition period. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) responded by saying a replacement needed to be ready before the health care law was repealed. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) held a press conference at the congressional Republican retreat in Philadelphia. They talked about their party's legislative and policy agenda for the first 200 days of the Trump administration, and took questions from reporters about how they plan to achieve their goals. They said they that by August 2017, they would like to enact new legislation addressing health care, tax and regulatory policy. People:...
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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) held a press conference at the congressional Republican retreat in Philadelphia. They talked about their party's legislative and policy agenda for the first 200 days of the Trump administration, and took questions from reporters about how they plan to achieve their goals. They said they that by August 2017, they would like to enact new legislation addressing health care, tax and regulatory policy. People:...
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House and Senate Republicans held an enrollment ceremony for the conference report of the tax reform bill. Speakers included House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and House Ways and Means Committee Chair Kevin Brady (R-TX). President Trump was expected to sign the bill in the coming days. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the Senate floor, following a vote that blocked a temporary government funding bill through February 16th. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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At the end of Tuesday's session, Majority Leader McConnell announced that both the President's latest proposal and a Democratic proposal will both be voted on later in the week. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke on the Senate floor, following a vote that blocked a temporary government funding bill through February 16th. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Majority Leader McConnell came to the floor and asked for a motion to hold a cloture vote on the 3-week CR at 10p. That vote had originally been scheduled for 1a. Senator Schumer objected to that motion, and McConnell in turn asked that the vote at 12p on Monday. The shutdown continues until tomorrow. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pays tribute to Barbara Bush. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Vice President Pence met with Senate Republicans at their weekly party lunch to rally support for the House GOP's American Health Care Act. He spoke first at the stakeout and voiced the administration's full support for the bill. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Trump Administration, Executive Branch
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Vice President Mike Pence addressed congressional Republicans at their annual retreat in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. The vice president commented on the crash of the Amtrak train carrying Republican members of Congress to the policy retreat. Sponsor: House Republican Conference,Senate Republican Conference,Congressional Institute
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
[LIVE] President Trump delivers remarks at the White House on passage of the tax reform bill. Republican Senate and House members attend the event. Sponsor: White House
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Trump, Trump Administration, Executive Branch