U-S Senator Mitch McConnell

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President Donald Trump’s heavy emphasis on defense spending is winning praise from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, but critics warn it comes at the expense of other vital government programs.

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So far, members of Kentucky’s congressional delegation appear to be toeing the party line on President Donald Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey.

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Both of Kentucky’s senators agree that the Affordable Care Act should be scrapped, but a rift is developing between the two over just how Congress should wind down the 2010 health reform law.

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he has no interest in at least one agenda item preferred by President-elect Donald Trump: term limits for members of Congress.

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Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Sunday warned Donald Trump to drop his attacks on a Latino judge presiding over a lawsuit against Trump University, joining the widespread rejection of their presumptive presidential nominee's treatment of the federal jurist.

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is optimistic about the future of a bipartisan VA reform bill.

The Drug Enforcement Administration is under mounting pressure to release the 250 pounds of hemp seed intended for pilot projects in the state.

U.S. Senate candidates Mitch McConnell and Alison Lundergan Grimes are weighing in on Wednesday’s Supreme Court decision.

Farm Bill Could Give Kentucky The Go Ahead On Hemp

Jan 28, 2014

Hemp production may be on the verge of a comeback in Kentucky, where the non-potent cousin of marijuana once thrived.