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Donald Trump gets it right in new tweet about Sen. Mitch McConnell

This time, Donald Trump’s tweet about Sen. Mitch McConnell is on the right track.

Two days after deleting a tweet that said McConnell is in line to be speaker of the House, the real estate mogul posted Wednesday on Twitter that he’s supporting the Kentucky Republican for “Senate majority leader.” Trump blamed the incorrect tweet on “someone unknown.” 98 more words


Unreal exchange in House of Commons over Canada’s involvement in Iraq

WATCH: Questions from NDP leader Tom Mulcair about Canada’s role in taking on ISIS in Iraq went unanswered, and led to a fiery exchange in the House of Commons. 445 more words


That time Donald Trump flubbed Mitch McConnell's Senate title

There was a lot of guffawing Monday about Donald Trump’s tweet endorsing Sen. Mitch McConnell’s re-election bid because the real estate mogul goofed and referenced the Senate GOP leader as the next House speaker. 216 more words


Tea Party rebels who didn't back Boehner poised to return

An interesting tidbit now that congressional primaries are mostly over: 10 of the 12 Republicans who refused to support John Boehner for House speaker are on their way to winning new terms. 191 more words


Watch: John Boehner plays with a toy monkey. Really.

Someone on House Speaker John Boehner’s staff is monkeying around — seriously.

A video has been produced by the top Republican’s staff that tells the tale of… 123 more words


Political expert discusses Lockhart's superintendent ambitions

SALT LAKE CITY — House Speaker Becky Lockhart has her sights set on a new job, and it’s not Governor.

The politician wants to be the state’s next Superintendent of Public Instruction… 405 more words