Here’s Where GOP Senators Stand in the Trump-McConnell Feud

Republican senators are coming to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s defense after President Trump leveled a series of attacks against him this week.

Trump and McConnell’s feud began when the Senate majority leader, speaking Monday at a Rotary Club meeting in Kentucky, said the president’s “excessive expectations” hindered the Senate’s ability to pass major legislation, including a bill overhauling the healthcare system.

McConnell’s comments were rebuked by Trump, who took to his Twitter account Wednesday and Thursday to criticize the Senate majority leader.

“Senator Mitch McConnell said I had ‘excessive expectations,’ but I don’t think so,” Trump tweeted Wednesday. “After 7 years of hearing Repeal & Replace, why not done?”

 

Read more at the Washington Examiner.

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