Kevin McCarthy Optimistic There Will Be No Gov't Shutdown

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) (L) walks to a news conference announcing his decision to drop out of the House Speaker position race on Capitol Hill in Washington October 8, 2015. McCarthy has dropped out of the race to be the next speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, members of the chamber said on Thursday, and the election to choose the next top leader in the chamber has been postponed. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

‘What are you going to say no to in that?’

White House Threatens To Veto McConnell's Short-Term Spending Bill

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
Obama speaks about Chelsea bombing in New York

September deadline looms

Could A Retired Justice Fill In While Scalia's Seat Remains Empty?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kevin Daley
The U.S. Supreme Court is seen in Washington March 29, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

There are a few in the bullpen

McConnell Introduces Short-Term Spending Bill To Dodge Gov't Shutdown, Dems Push Back

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
July 8, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘They are not facing reality yet, I don’t think they realize how united we are’

Coal Miner Health Benefits, Pensions On The Line

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
Sen. Joe Manchin: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters, Pres. Obama: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

‘Coal Miners Protection Act’ Makes It Out Of Committee

The Key Issues Stopping Congress From Passing Budget CR

Daily Caller News Foundation | Phillip Stucky
U.S. Senate Minority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (R) reacts as Senate Minority Whip Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) (L) looks on as they speak to members of the media after a Republican Policy Luncheon June 11, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘They don’t want to do Flint’

McConnell Plans To Delay Recess To Override 9/11 Bill Veto

Daily Caller News Foundation | Phillip Stucky
Senate Republican leaders take questions from the media on upcoming budget battle on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘Both of those we’ll have to deal with’

Conservative Groups Push GOP Leadership To Kill Revival Of Ex-Im Bank

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
REUTERS/Carlos Barria

‘We also have concerns on the merits of the policy’

Short-Term Spending Bill Stalls In The Senate

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talks to the media after a weekly Senate Republican luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 19, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

The vote is expected to take place Monday night

Obama Nominates First Muslim To The Federal Bench

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kevin Daley
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks from the Rose Garden of the White House to announce his three nominees to fill vacancies on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia in Washington June 4, 2013. The nominees will be attorney Patricia Ann Millett (R), Georgetown law professor Cornelia Pillard (behind Obama) and U.S. District Court Judge Robert Leon Wilkins (L). REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo

Odds of confirmation low

Congress May Sue Obama For Trying To Sell The Internet To Global Bureaucracy

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
Businessman holding a burlap money bag. [Shutterstock - nito - 189871454]

‘Not how our system works’

Find Out Why Trump Says McConnell Would Be Justified In Blocking His Supreme Court Picks

Elections | Steve Guest

‘And I wouldn’t even fight it, because I won’t have to’

McConnell Embraces Trump A Bit More At Convention

Elections | Kerry Picket
Mitch McConnell, Screen Grab ABC, 6-26-2016

‘With Donald Trump in the White House, Senate Republicans will build on the work we’ve done’

Cruz's Former Campaign Manager Lays Out What Swamped The Bid For The White House

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ginni Thomas

The Inevitability factor of a Trump candidacy

GOP Leadership Calls On Senate Dems To Support Zika Funding

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
A female Aedes aegypti mosquito is seen on the forearm of a health technician in a laboratory conducting research on preventing the spread of the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases, at the entomology department of the Ministry of Public Health in Guatemala City, February 4, 2016. REUTERS/Josue Decavele

‘We hope they make the right decision. Either way, they’ll be accountable to their constituent’

Chances Of Passing Zika Funding Ahead Of Recess Bleak In The Senate

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
A woman looks on next to a banner as soldiers and municipal health workers take part in cleaning of the streets, gardens and homes as part of the city's efforts to prevent the spread of the Zika virus vector, the Aedes aegypti mosquito, in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, February 6, 2016. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

‘Does anyone … seriously believe pregnant mothers care about manufactured squabbles’

Trump On Ginsberg: 'Her Mind's Shot'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Phillip Stucky
Donald Trump visits Trump International Golf Links in Aberdeen, Scotland. (Getty Images)

‘Making very dumb political statements about me’

Puerto Rico Debt Bill Lands On Obama's Desk

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talks to the media after a weekly Senate Republican luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 19, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

The bill overwhelmingly passed in the House earlier this month

Senate Expected To Pass Puerto Rico Debt Bill Before Recess

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘I wish we had amendments’

Senate Leadership Reinforces Battleground Senate Races With $40 Million

Daily Caller News Foundation | Phillip Stucky
Senate Majority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (C) speaks during a news conference accompanied by (L-R) Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS), Senator John Thune (R-SD), Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) and Senator John Cornyn (R-TX),  following party policy lunch meeting at the U.S. Capitol in Washington August 4, 2015. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

McConnell-linked Senate Leadership Fund invests $40 million in five Senate races, promises more on the way