Trump Nominates Mitch's Brother-In-Law To Department Of Labor Post

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Republican Senator Mitch McConnell and his wife, Elaine Chao, check the podium the day before the start of the Republican National Convention at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio on July 17, 2016. (Photo: Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

To lead a fund that is ‘dire and without action will be worse’

West Virginia GOP Senate Candidate Who Just Left Prison Attacks 'Cocaine Mitch'

| Thomas Phippen
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks to members of the media after a weekly Senate Republican Policy Luncheon January 23, 2018. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘The politicians are running a lot of crazy ads’

GOP Senate Candidate Questions McConnell's Ties To 'Wealthy Chinaperson'

Politics | Virginia Kruta
Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Don Blankenship speaks at a town hall meeting at West Virginia University on March 1, 2018 in Morgantown, West Virginia. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

‘I have an issue…’

Trump Wants To Sell Off Federal Utilities

Energy | Tim Pearce
Steam rises from a cooling tower on September 7, 2007 at the Tennessee Valley Authority's Watts Bar Nuclear Plant in Spring City, Tennessee, 50 miles south of Knoxville. Watts Bar Unit One was the last new nuclear plant to come on line in the United States when it switched on one of its two planned reactors in 1996. TVA, the nation's largest public utility, mothballed construction on the second unit in 1985 due to safety concerns. To match feature USA-NUCLEAR/BUILDING. Picture taken September 7, 2007. REUTERS/Chris Baltimore

‘There’s not enough money’

Elaine Chao Admits To Having A #MeToo Story

US | Amber Randall
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao testifies before a Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., June 7, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

‘You have to let it go’

Transportation Workers Will Now Face Drug Testing For Painkillers

US | Steve Birr
Prescription painkiller Hydrocodine Bitartrate and Acetaminopohen, 7.5mg/325mg pills, made by Mallinckrodt sit on a counter at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/George Frey)

‘Ultimately save lives’

Trump's Transportation Dept Hands Puerto Rico $40 Million To Fix Roads And Bridges

US | Chris White
A damaged house is seen after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Canovanas, Puerto Rico September 26, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

‘It is critical to get the island’s infrastructure in working condition’

Reporter Badgers 'Woman Of Color' Elaine Chao About 'Nazi Support For President Trump'

Politics | Peter Hasson And Kerry Picket
Elaine Chao arrives at Trump Tower on another day of meetings scheduled with President-elect Donald Trump on November 21, 2016 (Getty Images)

‘I’m talking about Nazis’

Trump Advisers Push to Privatize Infrastructure

US | Tim Pearce
Trump holds a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington

Designate $200 billion over the next 10 years

Construction Employers Advocate For Infrastructure Spending On Capital Hill

US | Ted Goodman
Workers begin initial construction of the presidential reviewing stand November 6, 2008 for upcoming Inauguration Day ceremonies. (Reuters/Mitch Dumke.)

‘We need to update our aging infrastructure’

Trump Administration Plans $200 Billion Infrastructure Spending

US | Thomas Phippen
Sailboat on the East River passing under the Manhattan Bridge. (Photo: Shutterstock/Christopher Penler)

‘Unleashing the billions of dollars in private capital’

Trump Preparing To Reverse Obama's Fuel Economy Mandate

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (L) sits beside U.S. President Donald Trump during a leadership lunch at the White House in Washington, U.S. March 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Essentially to put the EPA back on the original schedule’

The Democrats' Strategy: Hindering Progress For Partisan Politics

Opinion | Eliot Bakker
U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks with reporters after the weekly Senate Democratic caucus luncheon at the U.S. Capitol on Washington, U.S. January 4, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

As long as Congress denies the administration a coherent staff, the country will have necessary obstacles.

Trump's Pick To Head DOT Punts On Questions About Transportation Funding

Energy | Chris White
Mitch McConnell waves to supporters with his wife, former United States Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao, at his midterm election night rally in Louisville, Kentucky, November 4, 2014. REUTERS/John Sommers II

She called Trump’s ideas on infrastructure develop ‘ambitious’ and ‘futuristic’

Trump’s Transportation Sec Nominee Punts Questions About Wasteful Agency Funding

Energy | Chris White

She called Trump’s ideas on infrastructure develop ‘ambitious’ and ‘futuristic’

Cory Booker Spends Senate Hearing Spittin' Game At Mitch McConnell's Wife

Politics | Christian Datoc

‘I have to say that I have a great deal of respect for you, although I have some frustration with Mitch McConnell…’

Trump Appointees Worth $8.1 Billion -- 4x Obama's Cabinet

Politics | Michael Bastasch
Donald Trump, James Mattis, Mike Pence (Getty Images)

23x Bush’s cabinet

EPA Pushes Fuel Efficiency Mandates Before Trump Takes Office

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE: June 2, 2014: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy at a news conference in Washington, D.C. (REUTERS )

‘Rush to judgment’

Trump's Latest Cabinet Pick Signals A Rollback Of Gov't Fuel Mandates

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Elaine Chao arrives at Trump Tower on another day of meetings scheduled with President-elect Donald Trump on November 21, 2016 (Getty Images)

Hopefully cars will get cheaper