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  1. Louisville lawyer appointed to women's museum commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKYT

    A Louisville woman has been appointed to serve on the newly created National Women's History Museum Commission. Bridget Bush, a lawyer, was appointed by Kentucky Sen. Mitch McConnell.

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  2. McConnell, in Israel, shares Netanyahu's concerns about Iran nuke dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | McClatchy

    ... to require the White House to get congressional approval on any Iranian nuclear deal. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., on a visit to Israel, stood beside Netanyahu Sunday and listened as the recently-re-elected prime minister sharply ...

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  3. Boehner, McConnell backing up Israel PM Netanyahu on Iran nuclear deal sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Israel along with a GOP Senate delegation where they discussed the Iran nuclear weapons deal, March 29, 2015 Details are emerging about the Iran nuclear weapons deal that is in its final stages of negotiations for the framework deal, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is speaking out against the deal, that is even "worse" than he originally expected. Netanyahu denounced the planned deal at his weekly cabinet meeting on Sunday, March 29, 2015.

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  4. White House more willing on legislation on Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... Committee on Foreign Relations plans to mark up its version of the bill on April 14, and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has already promised it a vote. Lawmakers have also prepared a bill that would impose additional sanctions on Iran if no ...

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  5. PM to visiting senators: Iran deal 'paves way' for bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, left, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meeting at Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem, March 29, 2015. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told a delegation of US senators in Jerusalem that a proposed deal on curbing Iran's nuclear program "paves Iran's way to the bomb."

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  6. The Struggling Republican MajorityRead the original story

    Yesterday | US News & World Report

    The GOP hasn't gotten as much out of being in charge as it would have liked. But is that about to change? Republicans retaking the congressional majority hasn't meant smooth sailing for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker John Boehner.

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  7. Matt Bevin Struggles to Stand Out Without Mitch McConnell as FoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Journal

    ... already know plenty about Bevin, much of it unflattering. The businessman drew a sharp contrast with Sen. Mitch McConnell in a primary last year, and McConnell spared no expense crushing his rival. The year before becoming Senate majority leader, ...

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  8. Medicare payments to doctors expire April 1Read the original story

    Sunday | Washington Times

    ... the situation until Congress returns April 13. "They can handle a two-week gap," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Kentucky Republican, said during Friday's wee hours. "We'll turn to this legislation very quickly when we get back. I think ...

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  9. Netanyahu to visiting senators: Proposed deal 'paves way' for Iranian bombRead the original story

    Sunday | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told a delegation of U.S. senators in Jerusalem that a proposed deal on curbing Iran's nuclear program "paves Iran's way to the bomb." Netanyahu met Sunday morning in Jerusalem with the delegation led by Sen. Mitch McConnell , the majority leader.

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  10. Boehner: Obama administration's 'animosity' toward Netanyahu 'reprehensible"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Jerusalem Post

    ... Meanwhile, Republican senators met with Netanyahu earlier Sunday, headed by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY). The meeting centered around the current Iranian nuclear talks underway in Switzerland, which Israel has repeatedly referred to ...

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  11. PM Netanyahu Meets with US Senate DelegationRead the original story

    Sunday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with a delegation of US Senators led by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell .

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  12. Netanyahu warns Senate leaders on Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Politico

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu personally warned both Senate leaders Mitch McConnell and Harry Reid this weekend of his continued "deep concern" over a potential nuclear agreement between world powers and Iran. Netanyahu has consistently warned that a nuclear agreement would still leave Iran with the tools to create a nuclear weapon, but he told the two leaders that as he understands it, the agreement is even worse than he had previously known.

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  13. More changes in the wind for the U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    In a statement released hours after Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announced he will not seek reelection in 2016, President Obama called the longtime Nevada senator "a fighter" saying "Harry Reid is a fighter. In his five terms as a U.S. Senator, Ha... Changes to the U.S. Senate started when Republicans under the leadership of Mitch McConnell gained the majority vote via the 2014 election by surpassing the number of Democrats with 54 Republican senators out of a total of 100 in the upper chamber of Congress.

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  14. Netanyahu: Iran deal 'confirms all of our concerns'Read the original story

    Sunday | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... at a regular weekly Cabinet meeting. Netanyahu also said he had just come from a conversation with Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and that he had spoken over the weekend with Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.). "I heard from both of them about strong and ...

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  15. Camp David just isn't Obama's kind of retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Boston.com

    ... however, the president began making overtures once again. The White House invited Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky, to Camp David but he declined, for scheduling reasons, according to individuals familiar with the ...

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  16. Senate making headway on the budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Wave

    The Senate approved a federal budget plan on Friday, an all-too-rare occurrence during the seven years Nevada Democrat Harry Reid reined - imperiously so - as the chamber's majority leader. After an election in which Mr. Reid and his fellow Democrats lost control of the Senate, Kentucky Republican Mitch McConnell rose to majority leader.

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  17. LBL's changes draw growing oppositionRead the original story

    Saturday | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... and Trigg County Judge-Executive Hollis Alexander met with U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield, Sen. Rand Paul and Sen. Mitch McConnell during a trip to Washington last week to discuss the LBL issue. The two judges brought along a petition that's received close ...

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  18. Negotiators closing in on Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Washington Examiner

    ... Committee on Foreign Relations plans to mark up its version of the bill on April 14, and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has already promised a vote on it. "We want to make sure that you show us the deal a that we understand how we're going ...

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  19. Cruz: GOP leaders pressured PACs to cut off his funds after Obamacare fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Dallas Morning News

    ... whether that meant his fellow Texan, Sen. John Cornyn, the deputy GOP Senate leader, or Kentucky Sen. Mitch McConnell, then the minority leader and now the majority leader. "It was a very explicit direction from leadership, both [Utah Sen.] Mike Lee ...

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  20. GOP rep hails bipartisan Medicare dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Hill

    ... doctors. The Senate will vote on the measure after it returns from a two-week recess. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Friday he expects the Medicare reform will also pass in his chamber.

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