GOP Rep Goes on CNN and Destroyed the Network's Fact-Checker Live On-Air
There's *ANOTHER* Disturbing Update on the Trump Assassination Attempt
Soundbite During the Biden Campaign Staff Call Shows They’re in Big Trouble
Florida Man Arrested for Threatening to Kill Trump and JD Vance
Would Jefferson Have Told You What Kind of Horse You Could Buy?
Our Precarious, Flabby Military and a Generation of Unhardy Americans
Biden’s NPA-A Announcement Jeopardizes U.S. Energy Security
End Small Business Tax to Make Main Street Great Again
Duty Drawback Example of Corporate Welfare
Joe Biden, American Lemon
Poverty Is Caused by the Dad Gap
Never Forget That Political Rhetoric Lives in the Realm of Hyperbole
MSNBC Attempts to Trick Viewers Into Thinking They Were at the RNC
Here's Where Most Voters Stand With JD Vance
Another Democrat Senator Tell Biden to Pack His Bags

One Republican Senator Was Blunt About His Feelings Regarding McConnell's Leadership

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite

Republicans are about to face an annoying question from the media should they go down this road again: How can you attack Joe Biden’s health when Mitch McConnell has frozen at two pressers this summer? Is it a fair question? Yes and no. Senate leadership and the presidency are apples and oranges regarding powers and responsibilities. The Kentucky Republican has suffered some setbacks, with not just mental freezes at the podium but falls as well. 


Mitch is not a spring chicken; he should retire but won’t for various reasons, not least because Kentucky’s Democratic governor hasn’t publicly said he would follow state law in which he selects a nominee of the same party drafted by a committee to fill the vacancy. Mitch isn’t suffering from any degenerative diseases, no Parkinson’s, or anything, which is good news, but age has made the Senate Republican leader lose a step. 

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) mentioned that if you’re concerned about Biden’s health, you also must consider those on your side of the aisle before declaring that he doesn’t think Mitch should be in leadership anymore:

And yet, as we’ve noted before, Democrats will circle wagons around Biden but actively try to push Sen. Dianne Feinstein, whose health has been in decline, off a cliff. Sen. John Fetterman (D-PA) hasn’t recovered from his severe stroke that nearly killed him in 2022. The damage might be irreparable, and he’s dealing with mental health issues. There’s no call to boot him off the Hill. When it’s Biden and Trump, nothing matters. Hypocrisy be damned; it’s who can suplex the other first. It’s why it'll be exceptionally brutal if 2024 is a rematch between Biden and Trump.



Join the conversation as a VIP Member


Trending on Townhall Videos