Democrats are rejecting a Republican legislative proposal to address the southern border crisis, with one U.S. Senator telling President Donald Trump to “take that goddamn pen of yours” and change the policy of separating illegal immigrant parents from their children.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) cancelled August recess Tuesday, saying Democrats have engaged in “historic obstruction” of nominees and legislation.
Conservative senators and outside groups are asking Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) to take a more confrontational approach with Democrats to confirm President Donald Trump’s nominees and pass spending bills before they pile up and become bloated at the end of the year.
Former Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid (Nev.) lambasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) and Republicans for having “decimated” balance in the federal government.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, responding to frustration among GOP senators about Senate delays in confirming President Trump’s nominees, is considering a more aggressive manner of confronting Democrats’ obstruction and delays.
Comedian and actor Jim Carrey drew scorn on social media over the weekend for tweeting an unflattering portrait widely interpreted to be of White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.