Friday, December 19th, 2014

Mitch McConnell's file


Republican from Kentucky

Mitch McConnell is a U.S. Senator from Kentucky and the Republican leader in the U.S. Senate.

McConnell's statements by ruling

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Mitch McConnell's website

Recent statements involving Mitch McConnell

Recent stories featuring Mitch McConnell

McConnell and Boehner's goals for the 114th Congress

We take note of Republican leaders' goals so we can revisit them in 2016 and see what is accomplished, what falls apart, and where Republicans compromise.

Previewing the Kentucky U.S. Senate debate

We look back at claims we've checked from both Mitch McConnell and Alison Lundergan Grimes. 


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• PolitiFact Florida: Fact-checking the Florida governor's debate on Telemundo

The Kentucky U.S. Senate race: the fact-checks so far

A look back at the fact-checks in the Kentucky Senate race between Republican Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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Democrats love to say that Republicans support tax breaks that promote outsourcing, but that claim is misleading.


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Obama's vacation observation, Mitch McConnell's millions: PolitiFact Oregon Roundup

The president takes a swipe at Congress for being on "vacation" all month (never mind his own two-week golfing get-away), while Scott Walker boasts of investing millions in worker-training programs -- all in today's PolitiFact Oregon Roundup.