McConnell says he hopes the bipartisan gun bill 'will be viewed favorably by voters in the suburbs we need to regain'

"We pretty much own rural and small town America, and I think this is a sensible solution to the problem before us," McConnell said of the bill.

Trump Attacks McConnell for Advancing Gun Measures He Previously Supported

McConnell was one of 14 GOP senators who voted to open debate on the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act.

Biden's call for Congress to suspend federal gas taxes is landing with a thud with everyone ranging from McConnell...

Many Democrats are bolting from Biden. Obama's former top economist said it was a "worse idea" now compared to months ago.

With Plenty Of GOP Help, Senate Shoots Down Rand Paul's Balanced-Budget Resolution

With Plenty Of GOP Help, Senate Shoots Down Rand Paul's Balanced-Budget Resolution Every few years, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul puts forth a quixotic proposal to balance the federal...

McConnell announces support for Senate bipartisan gun legislation

The Kentucky Republican's endorsement Tuesday boosted momentum for modest but notable election-year action by Congress on an issue that's deadlocked lawmakers for three decades.

Senate Minority Leader McConnell supports the proposed gun reform framework

McConnell says he'll support gun-control bill if it 'ends up reflecting' the proposed framework

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Tuesday that he plans to support the gun-control agreement a bipartisan group of senators announced on Sunday, but only if the text of the bill...

McConnell says he supports Senate bipartisan gun bill framework

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R) said Tuesday he's "comfortable" with the gun safety outline a bipartisan group of senators reached this week and will support the bill if it "ends up...

U.S. Senate Republican leader 'comfortable' with gun bill framework

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he was comfortable with the framework of a U.S. Senate gun safety bill and would support the final proposed legislation...

What's next for the Senate's bipartisan gun deal

The bipartisan gun safety deal announced today falls well short of what President Biden has called for but still marks the first time in decades Republicans have shown a willingness to do anything...

McConnell urges action after Brett Kavanaugh threat; waits on Uvalde

McConnell gave back-to-back speeches on the Senate floor Wednesday and Thursday, demanding House Democrats quit holding up the bipartisan bill.

Wisconsin judge's alleged killer identified; Whitmer, McConnell, Evers among 13 names on hitlist: report

Wisconsin's Department of Justice identified the suspect gunman as Douglas K. Uhde, accused of killing retired Judge John Roemer and having a hitlist of other political targets.

Whitmer, McConnell, Evers reportedly on Wisconsin gunman's list

Douglas K. Uhde is suspected of killing a former county judge.

Suspect Who Killed Former Wisconsin Judge Had Hit List That Included McConnell, Whitmer

A gunman suspected of fatally shooting a retired county judge at a Wisconsin home was sentenced to prison by him nearly two decades ago, online court records show, and had a list of targets that...

Source: Whitmer, McConnell, Evers on Wisconsin gunman's list

A gunman suspected of fatally shooting a retired county judge at a Wisconsin home had a list that included Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Wisconsin Gov....

Biden calls McConnell, Cornyn "rational Republicans" who could move on gun control

Biden says he believes there is "recognition on their part that they can't continue like this."

McConnell encourages Cornyn to talk with Democrats to find common ground on gun laws

Sen. Mitch McConnell encouraged Sen. John Cornyn to begin conversations with Democratic lawmakers to see if any common ground can be found on gun laws.

McConnell directs Cornyn to work with Democrats on gun legislation

Senate Democrats had already expressed interested in having Cornyn as the point of contact for talks.

McConnell offers to negotiate with Democrats for ‘bipartisan solution’ to gun violence

The legislation passed the House after a white supremacist shooting in Buffalo

McConnell urges Senate GOP colleague to find common ground with Democrats on guns

The minority leader said he has encouraged Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, to sit down with Democrats to negotiate a legislative plan that would curtail mass shootings.

Senate GOP Leader McConnell: bipartisan gun bill possible after Uvalde

Sen. Mitch McConnell said he's asked Republicans to look into gun control measures in the wake of the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas this week.

Exclusive: McConnell says he has directed Cornyn to engage with Democrats on a 'bipartisan solution' on gun violence

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell told CNN on Thursday he met earlier in the day with Texas Sen. John Cornyn and encouraged the senior Republican senator to begin discussions with Democrats,...

Schumer, McConnell urge Biden to move quickly on NATO expansion

The Senate is not expected to vote on admitting Finland and Sweden into NATO until this summer, but there is broad bipartisan support.

On Ukraine, McConnell Tries to Show the World This Isn't Trump's G.O.P

The top Senate Republican traveled to Europe in a bid to show that isolationism hasn’t taken over his party. He has privately lobbied his colleagues to vote that way, and so far, most are.

Inside McConnell's bid to quash GOP 'isolationists'

The Republican leader is determined to stamp out a pro-Trump wing of his party that has pushed back on $40 billion in aid to Ukraine — and U.S. support more broadly.

Paul responds to McConnell, says opposition to Ukraine aid is ‘common sense’

Sen. Rand Paul , one of 11 Senate Republicans to vote against the $40 billion aid package to Ukraine, responded to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-Ky.) comments describing Paul as …

McConnell on ‘isolationist’ Rand Paul opposing Ukraine aid: ‘A tiny percentage’ of Senate GOP

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said his Kentucky colleague Sen. Rand Paul (R), who vocally opposed the $40 billion Ukraine aid package, represented “a tiny percentage” of Senate Republi…

McConnell: Finland, Sweden 'important additions' to NATO

WASHINGTON — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said Sunday that Finland and Sweden would be “important additions” to NATO as he led a delegation of GOP senators to the region in a show of...

McConnell says the Senate will pass the largest Ukraine aid package yet on Wednesday

McConnell takes on MAGA with Ukraine visit

His support for Ukraine is putting him at odds with his party’s non-interventionist wing.

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