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  1. Senate plans vote to defund Planned Parenthood before August breakRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will take up legislation addressing taxpayer funding of Planned Parenthood before the chamber adjourns next week. A spokesman for McConnell, R-Ky., confirmed the plan, and said McConnell plans to announce his intentions this afternoon, following a closed-door meeting with fellow GOP senators in the Capitol.

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  2. Sen. Paul: Senate will vote on fed aid to Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... procedures for obtaining fetal tissue for research. Donald Stewart, spokesman for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said McConnell "is working with a group of his members to address this horrific issue with the goal of taking a vote ...

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  3. Senate to Accept 3-Month Highway Bill, Stay Another WeekRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Roll Call

    The Senate will accept Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., said Tuesday the Senate will take up the highway extension from the House that will run to Oct. 29. He also said the House will pass a long-term bill that will ultimately go to conference with the Senate's long-term bill. Earlier, a senior Republican aide pointed to a new statement from House Transportation and Infrastructure Chairman Bill Shuster , R-Pa., about his chamber's commitment to a longer-term plan.

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  4. Will Congress Roll Over on Auto Safety? Major Changes Attached to Senate Highway Bill in LimboRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Roll Call

    ... senators on incorporating changes to the safety title, some of which were accepted by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky. But Blumenthal and others still have numerous auto safety amendments, and, given McConnell's tight grip on procedure ...

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  5. 5 things to know about the fight over the Export-Import BankRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | KMIR 6

    ... in the Senate in recent days as presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, accused Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., of lying to him about whether there was a deal to revive the bank. McConnell disputed the accusation. The bank was created ...

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  6. Third Planned Parenthood video released as Senate Republicans seek to end fundingRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... its affiliates." While a final decision has not been made on when to move the bill, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has taken the procedural steps needed to put the bill on the floor so he can call it up quickly, two GOP leadership aides ...

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  7. House, Senate maneuvering on highway bill shows broken Republican leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... bill would face a vote before the chamber adjourns Thursday for its August recess. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) has so far insisted on his approach, which would provide enough funding to avoid a fight during next year's ...

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  8. House Preps 3-Month Highway Bill, Sans Ex-Im BankRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Roll Call

    ... measure. When a reporter asked Boehner if this three-month deal was "pre-baked" with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., Boehner said it wasn't. The Ohio Republican later clarified that he and McConnell had discussed the idea. Boehner ...

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  9. A look at the sweeping Senate transportation billRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Autoblog

    ... halt highway aid payments to states in the middle of the summer construction season. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-KY, is pushing for passage of a sweeping, $350 billion transportation bill that would set highway, transit and rail policy ...

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  10. Traffic Jam: Transportation Bill DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    ... up against a deadline at the end of the week, jobs are on the line," said Senate Majority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY). The House wants another five month extension. "If we pass a five month bill like some of our opponents are calling for ...

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  11. Utah's Lee angers fellow Republicans with anti-Obamacare tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... says the senator didn't find out about the email until Monday and he then met with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and apologized. Lee spokesman Conn Carroll said the senator wouldn't comment on the private conversations of other ...

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  12. McCarthy: House will not vote on Senate's highway funding billRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    ... could be used to pay for a full six years of highway funding. The Senate bill, crafted by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), covers six years but only pays for three years of funding. McConnell prefers the Senate bill because it would prevent ...

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  13. Politicians love to have their way with wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KFMB-am

    Texas senator and Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz accused his own Senate majority leader of being a liar from the Senate floor Friday, and said Republicans in charge of both houses of Congress has not changed things "one iota" because both parties serve the "Washington cartel." Cruz began his highly charged speech after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell added the re-authorization of the Export-Import Bank to the highway-funding bill and prevented senators from adding more amendments.

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  14. NSA to destroy millions of Americans' phone recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2013 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... civil liberties, wrote The Christian Science Monitor's Francine Kiefer in June. On the other hand, Sen. Mitch McConnell (R) of Kentucky, said the USA Freedom Act "undermines American security by taking one more tool from our war fighters at exactly ...

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  15. The Export-Import Bank Is Tearing Apart The GOP. Here's Why.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BusinessPundit

    ... charter, which expired at the end of June, to a much-needed highway funding bill. Sen. Ted Cruz referred to Mitch McConnell, the Majority Leader, as the "so-called Republican leader," and alleged that McConnell that had reached a deal with Democrats ...

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  16. Our Opinion: Bipartisan action needed to save highway fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newms360.com

    Mississippi's congressional delegation, influential beyond its numbers, still can be persuasive in support of our state's long-term needs with their negotiations to keep live highway construction nationwide despite a legislative barrier that was erected Monday afternoon. The Senate had worked hard to perfect its version of a six-year highways bill, but House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy told Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell the House won't take up the Senate highway bill before the August recess.

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  17. House pitches three-month highway dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said he has discussed the proposal with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., but is not sure whether McConnell will accept it. A Republican aide said the three-month extension was selected to appease ...

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  18. US: A Look at the Sweeping Senate Transportation BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mass Transit

    ... halt highway aid payments to states in the middle of the summer construction season. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is pushing for passage of a sweeping, $350 billion transportation bill that would set highway, transit and rail ...

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  19. Repeal and Replace' Fails in Senate, As Conservatives Scramble for Anti-Obamacare VotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Heartland Institute

    Sen. Ted Cruz and other conservatives this weekend were unsuccessful in their attempt to repeal Obamacare through a parliamentary proceedure. Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell would not allow the "repeal and replace" legislation to be added to another bill regarding the Import-Export Bank.

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  20. Best kept secret: How exactly will Fox winnow GOP debate field?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Washington, July 26. Senior Senate Republicans lined up Sunday to rebuke Cruz for attacking majority leader Mitch McConnell, an extraordinary display of intraparty division played out live on the Senate floor. The clock is winding down toward the ...

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