The majority leader recalled what he described as the "price" that Republicans paid for impeaching Democratic President Bill Clinton in the 1990s.
In an interview with NPR's Kelsey Snell, McConnell said he generally refrains from making predictions but that he's pleased with how the midterm elections are shaping up for Senate Republicans. An analysis of Kantar Media/CMAG advertising data by the Wall Street Journal from January 1 through September 30 found that almost half of all Democratic advertisements mentioned health care, in comparison with just 21 percent of Republican advertisements.
All that turned around when Republicans grew frustrated with the protracted battle over Kavanaugh.
Clinton said on CNN this week that "civility can start again" after Democrats capture the House or Senate in next month's elections. With the elevation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, the Supreme Court seems secure for constitutionalism - perhaps for decades. This race is a marathon, not a sprint, and for those of us who are or who have ever been young, gifted and Black, we know we must keep our souls intact.
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Gary Sanchez came very close to hitting a game-ending grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning last night. Kinsler made it 2-0 with a double over Gardner's head in left, and Nunez made it 3-0 with a single to left.
Should they do so, however, they will face two years of frustration and failure. "No question about that".
Chief Justice John Roberts said in a letter on Wednesday that he had transferred judicial misconduct complaints related to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh to the Judicial Council of the 10th US Circuit Court of Appeals for further review.
The allegations - that Kavanaugh drunkenly assaulted Ford in high school - led to an emotional day of Senate testimony by Kavanaugh and Ford, two weeks of controversy, and a reopened FBI investigation that many Democrats found too limited to be legitimate.
Republican Sen. Ann Rivers, who is involved with her chamber's campaign efforts, said Republicans are "waxing up our red surfboard in case there is a blue wave".
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ABC News meteorologist Ginger Zee saw a devastating storm surge in Mexico Beach, Florida, topple a house from its foundation. Federal officials were anxious that the fast-moving nature of the storm didn't give residents enough time to get out.
McConnell said he's hoping to persuade more Republican women to join the committee but hasn't had much success in the past because "they just haven't been interested".
"I think the most important thing to remember is that Obamacare is not the only way to get pre-existing condition coverage". In Missouri, for instance, Republican Senate candidate, Attorney General Josh Hawley, who is among the group of attorneys general suing to invalidate the Affordable Care Act, ran an advertisement saying he supported forcing insurance companies to include coverage for preexisting conditions.
He said that "under historic scrutiny", Mr Kavanaugh was "proven innocent". The gender gap is rather defined and, perhaps, that could help Rosen pull out a small victory on election night. "It's never been as wide as it is now". Mark Miloscia, and the 26th District, a seat left open by Republican Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who's facing a surprisingly robust re-election challenge from Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke.
[O] ne of the, I think, the tragedies of the civil right movement was because the civil rights movement became so court focused, I think that there was a tendency to lose track of the political and community organizing activities on the ground that are able to put together the actual coalitions of power through which you bring about redistributive change, and in some ways we still suffer from that. "With African-Americans, we haven't been able to make much headway". Tim Scott, R-S.C., the first African American Senator elected in SC, as a "noteworthy" addition to GOP conference. McConnell has called it a political gift. "But I'm more optimistic about closing the gender gap and by improving our position with Hispanics".
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The focus of this year's WMHD is on young people. "I realise that mental health is just as important as physical health". Stigma is part of the reason why mental health services are not well developed in many countries, the report said.