Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., responds to House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi's suggestion that more revenue might be part of the budget battle.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., discusses the "fiscal cliff" and upcoming budget battles, and challenges the President to lead on cutting the debt and deficit.
What to expect from the 113th Congress: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Penn., Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., and Rep. Matt Salmon, R-Ariz. Plus, an economics panel with David Sanger and Rana Foroohar.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., told reporters today he's had "some positive meetings" with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., about reforming the filibuster, but said if no bipartisan plan to do so emerges in the next few days, Democrats will move forward on their own.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., today criticized President Obama's inauguration speech Monday as detrimental to bipartisanship, and said it's "clear" from his remarks that "the era of liberalism is back."
CBS News political director John Dickerson discusses a pro-Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) ad that attacks actress Ashley Judd, who is rumored to run for Senate in Kentucky.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., ahead of President Obama's State of the Union address said Republicans will be listening to the speech "with great interest" to see how he proposes "to make a divided government work."
While criticizing the White House's "beyond tardy" budget proposal, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Republicans "welcome" President Obama's recent outreach to GOP lawmakers and see it as a "good opportunity to have a candid conversation."
"Don't tell me Democrats are the party of the future," Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said at the Conservative Political Action Conference, "when their presidential ticket for 2016 is shaping up to look like a rerun of 'The Golden Girls'."
Actress Ashley Judd is thinking about a run for the U.S. Senate in Kentucky where Democrats are eager to unseat veteran Republican Mitch McConnell, but some on the left don't think Judd is the best choice. CBS News' Nancy Cordes reports.
Actress Ashley Judd said she is not running for the U.S. Senate after rumors swirled for months that she might run against Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. CBS News' Jan Crawford reports.
The Senate's top Republican, Mitch McConnell, wants an FBI investigation into a recording made of him and his staff talking about the mental health of actress Ashley Judd, a one-time potential political rival. CBS News' Chip Reid reports.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said that the twin bombs that exploded at the Boston Marathon were a new reminder "that serious threats to our way of life remain," and that Americans would "recommit ourselves to the fight against terrorism at home and abroad."
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said of President Obama's trip to Austin, Texas: "Putting on a pair of goggles or showing up at a factory is a great way to at least look like you're doing something about job creation."
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., called on President Obama to fully probe reports that the Internal Revenue Service singled out conservative tea party groups for excessive review of their tax-exempt statuses: "No more stonewalling, no more incomplete answers, no more misleading responses, no holding back witnesses, no matter how senior their current or former positions - we need full transparency and cooperation," McConnell said.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., opened Tuesday's Senate session by joining in well-wishes for the Washington Nationals' right fielder Bryce Harper, who was badly injured when he crashed into a wall during Monday night's game against the L.A. Dodgers.