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.