Mitch Mcconnell

Now Republicans Control Congress, What Happens Next?

AP/The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- For the first time in eight years, the Republican Party has assumed control of the US Congress, having taken the Senate from the Democrats...

10 Biggest American News Stories Of 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK

Revelations by a Senate Intelligence Committee in December detailing the extent of the CIA’s torture programme instituted in the months after 9/11 r...

Why The World Should Be Watching The US Midterm Elections

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- US presidential elections routinely hold a global audience, with onlookers from around the world hooked on the theatre of the campaigns, t...

What Kind of Week Has It Been? 21 March 2014

Paddy Duffy | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Politics
Paddy Duffy

Ever get the sense the world is in danger? In fairness there's probably not been a minute since the earth started spinning that we haven't been (big bangs are like that) but imminent trouble seems to be reaching Taylor Swift levels of proximity.

Republican Senator Accuses Democrats Of 'Airbrushing' Thatcher's Legacy

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Politics

Attacking socialist "drones", Mitch McConnell, the most powerful Republican in the US Senate, has accused Democrats of trying to "airbrush" Margaret T...