Dems. Seize on McConnell’s Stimulus Block in Georgia Runoff

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) takes questions as he speaks during a news conference with other Senate Republicans on Dec. 15, 2020 in Washington, DC. McConnell objected to multiple Democrat attempts to quickly advance $2,000 stimulus checks through the Senate on Tuesday. (Photo by Tom Brenner-Pool/Getty Images)

Both Republican Georgia Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue have come out in support of President Trump’s push for the $2,000 stimulus checks.

But Democrats are trying to actively tie them to McConnell, who has not taken a decisive stand on the stimulus checks. McConnell said Tuesday that the Senate will “begin a process” and would bring Trump’s stimulus check demand and other remaining issues “into focus.”

MCCONNELL BLOCKS QUICK VOTE ON $2,000 STIMULUS CHECKS, SAYS SENATE TO BRING TRUMP REQUESTS ‘INTO FOCUS’

“Minority [sic] Leader Mitch McConnell,” Ossoff tweeted Tuesday. “But only if you vote.” Read the rest HERE.

 

 

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