Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell

McConnell: Trump's Troop Withdrawal Is A 'Grave Strategic Mistake'

​In an op-ed published Friday in the Washington Post, McConnell urged the administration to reverse course on pulling U.S. troops from Syria.


1:56Smoke from explosion in Syrian town of Ras al-Alin, a Kurdish population center, on Oct. 15.
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Kurds Claim Turkey Attack Persists, Say They Won't Accept 'Surrender'

3:36Nevada Firearms Coalition President Don Turner
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Where Do Gun Owners Stand On Popular Gun Reform Proposals?

0:55Nancy Pelosi
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Pelosi Quickly Moves To Put Her Drug Pricing Bill To A Full House Vote

Chicago Teachers Union supporters strike
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Chicago Teachers Strike Continues For Second Day

4:30Teachers strike across the country.

What The Fact: Examining Teacher Pay

4:32A small house in a neighborhood

What The Fact: America's Shrinking Middle Class

2:42U.S. Capitol building.
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A Guide To The Key Players In The House's Impeachment Inquiry

2:19Smoke rises from a Syrian town near the border of Turkey
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Turkey's 120-Hour Pause In Syria Catches Backlash In U.S.

2:12A man inspects his children's Halloween candy
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Cannabis Halloween Candy Scares Are Generally Just That: A Scare

0:56U.S. Capitol
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Senate Vote To Override Trump Emergency Declaration Veto Fails

1:12Rick Perry
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Energy Secretary Rick Perry Resigns

2:56Sign for Rikers Island jail complex
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NYC Council Votes To Close Infamous Rikers Island Jail By 2026

2:31Trump National Doral resort
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President Trump Will Host Next G-7 Summit At His Florida Resort


Sen. Rand Paul Says Those Embracing Socialism Have Forgotten History

1:35U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson
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New Brexit Deal Could Mean Big Changes For Northern Ireland

1:21Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence
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Pence Says Turkey Has Agreed To 120-Hour Cease-Fire In Syria

1:12Chicago Teachers' Union members on strike in 2012
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Chicago Teachers Union Goes On Strike

1:18Gordon Sondland
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Sondland: Trump Told Diplomats To Work With Giuliani On Ukraine

5:16Cuban migrants attend an asylum workshop in Matamoros, Mexico.
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Why Thousands Of Cuban Asylum Seekers Are Stuck In Mexico

0:51U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings
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U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings Dies At Age 68

1:10A U.S. DHS advisor instructs Guatemalan border police at a temporary checkpoint on August 27, 2019
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Trump Administration Resumes Northern Triangle Aid Programs

2:01Capitol Hill
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House Passes Resolution Condemning Withdrawal From Syria

1:23Former U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions
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Former GOP Rep. Sessions Subpoenaed In Giuliani Criminal Investigation

2:50Smoke rises from Syrian town of Ras al-Ain amid Turkish offensive Oct. 15.
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U.S. Economic Sanctions Unlikely To Deter Turkish Offensive

1:03President Donald Trump
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Trump Defends His Decision To Pull U.S. Troops Out Of Syria

1:15Opioid pills
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Opioid Crisis Cost U.S. Economy $631B Over Span Of 4 Years

1:00Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
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Erdoğan Says He Will Meet With Pence In Turkey To Discuss Cease-Fire

1:05Trump International Hotel
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Appeals Court Agrees To Rehear Trump Emoluments Lawsuit

1:03Secretary of State Mike Pompeo walks with adviser Michael McKinley
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Former Pompeo Adviser Michael McKinley To Testify In Impeachment Probe

1:37U.S. Capitol
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U.S. House Approves Bills Supporting Hong Kong Protests