In a real U.S. Senate, there’d be a fair impeachment trial. Pat Toomey isn’t serving in that one | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - December 20, 2019

The Pa. Republican called for witnesses and other judicial ephemera for the Senate show trial of President Donald Trump. Mitch McConnell isn't interested.


What happens in the Senate now that the House has impeached Trump: 5 questions answered

BY: - December 19, 2019

Now that impeachment has reached the Senate, Mitch McConnell will play a huge role in what happens next.


Trump impeachment: This is why the U.S. Senate is not a neutral jury | Analysis

BY: - December 18, 2019

Democrats blasted Senate leader Mitch McConnell for saying the GOP would run an impeachment trial as President Trump wished. But senators are not held to a juror's neutrality standard during a trial.


What’s behind McConnell’s support for coal miners’ pension bailout? Political self-preservation, most likely | Mark O’Keefe

BY: - November 27, 2019

The Senate's top Republican is up for re-election in 2020 and faces a stiff Democratic challenge.


Even if Democrats dump Trump, they’ll need to ditch Mitch | Dick Polman

BY: - August 19, 2019

So much press emphasis is being placed on the presidential race that we pay insufficient attention to the daunting Senate map.