• Democrats slam Mitch McConnell for taking economy 'hostage' by rallying GOP against extending US's ability to pay its bills on time

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said Trump is still "liable" for his conduct in office.
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    Democrats assailed Mitch McConnell for trying to rally Republicans against raising the debt ceiling.
    "He's not going to be able to hold the economy hostage," a top Democrat said Wednesday.
    Republicans had previously backed raising the debt ceiling under Trump.
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    Congressional Democrats slammed Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky on Wednesday for threatening to oppose an extension of the US's ability to pay its...
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