Back in February, as Trump was marching toward the Republican nomination, the Senate Majority Leader downplayed concerns about the risk of the reality TV star becoming his party’s standard bearer. He argued that they could fairly easily distance themselves. “We’ll drop him like a hot rock,” he reportedly told associates.
With John Boehner now departing as House speaker, an influential Republican Party official is now seeking the ouster of another GOP leader who has frustrated conservatives: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
Fox News reports that a shocking political upset may be in the making. Democrat Senator Dick Durbin is the #2-ranked Democrat in the U.S. Senate, and the top associate of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. http://us9.campaign-archive2.com/?u=93ec7d0689297a0c4ca930efd&id=3c99f67534