McConnell Slams Schumer for Opposing Judicial Nominee He Praised in 2005

Chuck Schumer

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) laid into Democratic leader Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) for his vote against confirming a federal judge who was previously praised by Schumer as “outstandingly qualified” and a “great guy,” calling it further proof that Schumer’s votes are not based on qualifications but rather opposition to President Donald Trump.

Dem Senator Complains About Voting on His Own Legislation

Sen. Ed Markey (D., Mass.) railed against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R., Ky.) decision to call the Green New Deal resolution to a vote, legislation he co-sponsored along with freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.).