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December 1, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speaks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Dec. 1, 2017. Republican leaders said on Friday that they have enough votes to pass the Republican tax bill along party lines after last-minute changes brought wavering senators on board. (Justin Gilliland/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
McConnell says Senate has the votes to pass GOP tax bill
December 1, 2017 - 5:23pm
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) exits the Senate floor during debate over tax legislation on Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 30, 2017. Republicans moved closer to a Senate victory on their tax plan on Thursday, securing a critical swing vote as key details remained in flux just hours ahead of a floor vote. (Zach Gibson/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
McConnell says Senate has the votes to pass GOP tax bill
December 1, 2017 - 12:45pm
November 28, 2017
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) speaks, as Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) looks on, about the proposed Republican tax plan on Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 13, 2017. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
Democrats pull out of meeting with Trump after tweet on deal
November 28, 2017 - 11:35am
November 14, 2017
FILE PHOTO — Roy Moore, Republican nominee for Alabama’s open Senate seat, in Homewood, Ala., on Aug. 10, 2017. Kevin D. Liles/Copyright 2017/The New York Times.
Senate Republicans repudiate Roy Moore's candidacy, urge him to leave the race
November 14, 2017 - 7:48am
October 25, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speaks following a weekly Republican policy luncheon which President Donald Trump also attended, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 24, 2017. The Republicans have promised the most sweeping revision of the tax code in decades, a challenging task that has already met Democratic opposition. (Al Drago/The New York Times)
McConnell allies declare open warfare on Bannon
October 25, 2017 - 8:10pm
September 5, 2017
Congress returns to a brutal Sept. schedule: Harvey relief, debt ceiling and much more
September 5, 2017 - 7:15am
August 10, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) departs the Senate floor as he heads to his office on Capitol Hill in Washington, Aug. 3, 2017. President Donald Trump lashed out on Aug. 9 at McConnell, who recently suggested that the president harbored “excessive expectations” about the pace of congressional progress. Al Drago/The New York Times
Trump steps up attacks on McConnell for failure on health-care reform
August 10, 2017 - 12:40pm
July 28, 2017
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) walks out after speaking to reporters at a news conference on health care at the Capitol in Washington, July 27, 2017. McCain is among four Republican senators who declared Thursday that they would not vote for a slimmed-down partial repeal of the Affordable Care Act without guarantees that the House will negotiate a comprehensive measure. At left: Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Ron Johnson (R-Wis.). Gabriella Demczuk / The New York Times
Health care vote lays bare the divide between McCain and McConnell
July 28, 2017 - 3:56pm
July 25, 2017
A still image from video shows U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ), who had been recuperating in Arizona after being diagnosed with brain cancer, speaking on the floor of the U.S. Senate after returning to Washington for a vote on healthcare reform in Washington, U.S., July 25, 2017. SENATE TV/Handout via REUTERS
U.S. Senate narrowly votes to proceed on healthcare, with boost from McCain
July 25, 2017 - 3:17pm
Speaking to staff, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks off the Senate floor Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Its fate uncertain, GOP leaders are set to press on with a vote on health care
July 25, 2017 - 9:13am
July 21, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks out of the West Wing following a luncheon with President Donald Trump and other GOP leadership on Wednesday. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Repeal? Replace? Both? Neither? Cloud of confusion hangs over health care bill
July 21, 2017 - 7:07am
July 13, 2017
U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) (C) is surrounded by reporters as he arrives for a meeting of the Senate Republican caucus for an expected unveiling of Senate Republicans' revamped proposal to replace Obamacare health care legislation at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S. July 13, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. Senate Republicans unveil new healthcare bill amid deep divisions
July 13, 2017 - 12:03pm
July 11, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks at a Harden County Republican party fundraiser in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, U.S., June 30, 2017. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston
McConnell delays August recess to complete work on health-care bill, other issues
July 11, 2017 - 1:23pm
July 1, 2017
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July 1, 2017 - 12:00am
June 28, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks to the media about plans to repeal and replace Obamacare on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
McConnell aiming to send revised version of Senate health-care bill by Friday
June 28, 2017 - 1:14pm