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Obama's Iran deal may well survive on Capitol Hill

...would mean a major foreign policy win for President Barack Obama.Obama has "a great likelihood of success," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said in his home state of Kentucky this week - giving public voice to what other Republicans have...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-08-19/obamas-iran-deal-may-well-survive-cap
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Lawmakers vote to sue governor over Medicaid expansion plan

...therefore would be needed to add the expansion group.State Attorney General Craig Richards, in a July 31 letter to Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, said the court didn't strike down the new required category - just the penalty for not complying...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-18/lawmakers-vote-sue-governor-over-medica
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Legislature votes to sue Walker, block Medicaid expansion

...vote against funding the lawsuit.In a press conference following the end of Tuesday's Council meeting, Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, said "the course of action is to try to get before a court to ask for a stay...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-18/legislature-votes-sue-walker-block-medi
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Senate blocks GOP bill to halt Planned Parenthood fed funds

...policies," said Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. "The Republican Party has lost its moral compass."Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Democrats should not protect Planned Parenthood's federal funds "just to...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-08-04/senate-blocks-gop-bill-halt-planned-p
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Congress on vacation, putting off messy decisions

...nothing like that is under way."We're going to discuss how to fund the government after the August recess," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Thursday.Republicans are painfully aware that each previous shutdown showdown...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-31/congress-vacation-putting-messy-decis
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Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announces intent to expand Medicaid

...broad-based support from groups across Alaska.If Walker goes ahead with expansion, "that's going to be a fact," Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, said, and probably not something that lawmakers would kill. "Then it's a...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-16/alaska-gov-bill-walker-announces-intent
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Obama: 'Feeling good' on health care

...including the one that resulted in millions of Americans losing the coverage they had and wanted to keep," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Wednesday. "And the ruling won't change the skyrocketing costs in premiums...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-02/obama-feeling-good-health-care
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Senate vote moves Obama's trade agenda to brink of enactment

...long-coveted fast track bill will be on Obama's desk."This is a very important day for our country," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said. In the strange-bedfellows politics of trade, he was among the Republican...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-06-24/senate-vote-moves-obamas-trade-agenda
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...insisting that numerous sanctions remain in place."I think he's going to be working hard to get 34 votes," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said of the coming struggle, referring to the support President Barack Obama would need to sustain...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-15
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Diplomats: Iran announcement planned Monday

...scrutiny from members of U.S. Congress."This is going to be a very hard sell for the administration," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky Republican, said on "Fox News Sunday" when asked about the likelihood of Congress...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-13/diplomats-iran-announcement-planned-m
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