Mitch McConnell

FILE - Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, speaks to the media after Senate Democrats met privately with President Joe Biden, Jan. 13, 2022, on Capitol Hill in Washington. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)

Democrat lawmakers criticize dissenters to killing filibuster

Democrat lawmakers seem to be sharpening their tongues at dissenters of killing the Senate filibuster. While invoking the late civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, top party leaders attempted to gaslight Senate Republicans and Democrat Senators Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.).

US President Donald Trump boards Air Force One before departing Harlingen, Texas on January 12, 2021. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images)

Trump calls for new Senate GOP leadership

Donald Trump criticizes Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell for failing to stand up to the Democrat agenda. In an interview Sunday, the 45th president said McConnell should have objected to raising the debt ceiling unless Democrats abandon their spending plans.

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 16: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) gestures as she speaks at a news conference at the U.S. Capitol Building on December 16, 2021 in Washington, DC. McConnell held the press conference to mark the end of the year and his view of the legislation passed in 2021. (Photo by Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

Sen. McConnell discusses tornado recovery efforts, Build Back Better

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.) discussed the recent series of destructive tornadoes impacting his home state of Kentucky as well as five other states. During a news conference on Thursday, McConnell addressed recovery efforts for states affected by the fatal storms, along with the Democrats’ trillion-dollar spending bill, inflation, and the ongoing border crisis.