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Mitch McConnell and Donald Trump now have competing visions for the GOP’s future: political journalist

Throughout most of Donald Trump’s presidency, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was a Trump enabler — siding with the president on everything from the Ukraine scandal to Supreme Court nominees to corporate tax cuts for the ultra-rich. But with Trump having been voted out of office, McConnell is now acknowledging Joe Biden as president-elect and is speaking out against fellow Republicans who refuse to accept the Electoral College results. Journalist Mike Allen, in an article published by Axios on January 4, describes the ways in which McConnell and Trump have competing interests during this lame duck period.In his article, headlined …read more

Source:: AlterNet