Story | Jan 23, 2015 | 6:09 PM
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Story | Jan 26, 2015 | 5:00 AMNew Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) promised senators late last year that he'd return to the "regular order" of debate and amendments that his predecessor, Democrat Harry Reid of Nevada, had abandoned. But as the Senate struggled to finish work last week on a bill to clear the way for the Keystone XL pipeline, McConnell showed he knows how to slam down the lid too.
Story | Jan 23, 2015 | 2:50 PM
WASHINGTON The honeymoon may be over for Mitch McConnell. The Kentucky Republican's open process experiment took a turn Thursday night when the newly minted majority leader showed his patience has its limits, as he forced a series of votes to table...
Story | Jan 22, 2015 | 3:20 PM
Kentucky political legend and purveyor of Southern wit Wendell H. Ford has died. Ford, 90, had been undergoing treatment for lung cancer. A Democrat, Ford served in the Senate for 24 years before retiring at the end of his fourth term in 1999. Prior...
Story | Jan 21, 2015 | 1:12 PM
President Barack Obama's State of the Union address drew unsparing morning-after reviews Wednesday from majority Republicans in Congress, including a rebuke on nuclear talks with Iran and a lament from Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell that a high-...