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Mitch McConnell slams China over Hong Kong, threatens a global confrontation that could tank the finance hub

"Sooner or later, the rest of the world will have to do what the protesters are doing—confront Beijing," McConnell wrote in the Wall Street Journal.
US President Donald Trump gestures to guests at the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum at the 148th NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits on April 26, 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Once again, Trump backed down on gun control after talking to the NRA

Trump told reporters just days after the El Paso and Dayton shootings that he supported heightened background checks for gun owners. Not anymore.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) addresses reporters after the weekly senate party caucus luncheons at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

The Trump campaign pulled ad money from Twitter after it locked Mitch McConnell out of his account for sharing a video of protesters shouting violent ...

McConnell shared a video showing protesters hurling abuse and threats — but Twitter's rules say that all content containing violence is banned.
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Twitter lifts suspension of Mitch McConnell’s campaign account, allowing video of protesters threatening the senator in Kentucky

The @Team_Mitch Twitter account was suspended after tweeting video of a Kentucky protest on Aug. 6. The suspension has now been lifted.
President Barack Obama sheds a tear while delivering a statement on steps the administration is taking to reduce gun violence in the East Room of the White House in Washington January 5, 2016.

Obama faced relentless opposition to gun reform, even after a shooting that left 20 children dead

The GOP repeatedly blocked President Barack Obama's efforts at gun reform. Congress hasn't passed new legislation to thwart gun violence in 25 years.

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez puts Mitch McConnell on notice after teenage campaign supporter appears to choke cutout of her

In a statement to INSIDER, McConnell's campaign said it in "no way" condoned the behavior seen in the viral picture.

Here’s the House gun control legislation Mitch McConnell refuses to take up in the Senate after the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton

Two gun control bills that the House passed in February are stuck in legislative limbo in the Republican-led Senate under Mitch McConnell.

Republican silence on Trump’s racist tweets shows how fearful they’ve become of defying him and losing voters

Republicans appear to be more afraid of alienating voters loyal to Trump ahead of an election year than with upholding their party's purported values.

Mitch McConnell once reportedly returned Trump’s $1,000 campaign donation, telling him, ‘you may need the money more than I do right now&#...

"I have decided to return your contribution of $1,000, because it appears you may need the money more than I do right now," McConnell told Trump.

Mitch McConnell says he and Obama are ‘both are the descendants of slave owners’ after report showed his family owned slaves

"You know, I find myself in the same position as President Obama ... we both oppose reparations and we both are the descendants of slave owners."