Mitch McConnell

Addison Mitchell McConnell Jr. is an American politician serving as Kentucky’s senior United States Senator and as Senate Majority Leader. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Mitch McConnell has 3,438 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 2017 with 262 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 5,334 views per program. Most appearances with John Thune (155), John Cornyn (142), John A. Barrasso M.D. (137). Most common tags: Republican Party, Washington Politics, Senate.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 1985 - Present U.S. Senator, R-KY View Map Majority Leader (Jan 03, 2015 - Present) Minority Leader (Jan 03, 2007 - Jan 03, 2015) Videos: 3,435

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    In a 53-36 vote, the Senate failed to override President Trump’s veto of a resolution to end his U.S. southern border…

  • Senator McConnell on Representative Cummings and Impeachment Inquiry

    Senator McConnell on Representative Cummings and Impeachment Inquiry

    In his opening remarks, Senate Major Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) paid tribute to the late Representative Elijah Cummings,…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate voted to limit debate on four district judge nominations: Frank Volk, Southern District of West Virginia; Charles…

  • Senate Republican Agenda

    Senate Republican Agenda

    Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and other Senate Republican leaders spoke to reporters in the Capitol following their weekly caucus…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate confirmed Barbara Barrett’s nomination for Air Force secretary. Members also confirmed four district judge…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate advanced Barbara Barrett’s nomination for Air Force secretary.

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