posted on April 17, 2015 at 2:40 PM
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's call for governors to defy proposed federal rules to limit pollution has been met with mostly silence, but leaders in downwind New England states and drought-stricken areas in the West are pushing back.
posted on March 6, 2015 at 4:09 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican is telling states to ignore a central part of President Barack Obama's plans to curb the pollution blamed for global warming.
posted on December 19, 2014 at 11:48 AM
Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., pledged on Wednesday to do all he can to stop President Barack Obama's coal plant regulations, saying a White House "crusade" has devastated his state's economy.
posted on November 7, 2014 at 4:50 PM
Election night turned into a “grand ol’ party” Tuesday as Republicans took back the majority in the U.S. Senate and built on their lead in the House.
posted on March 7, 2014 at 5:49 PM
President Obama releases the 2015 budget proposal and Republicans say it is dead on arrival.