On Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said the behavior of lawmakers in the upper chamber is not his responsibility in response to a question about his role in lowering the temperature of his party.
NEWS: #McConnell says he doesn’t have responsibility to ‘lower the temperature’ in Capitol amid tussles in House & Senate
‘It’s very difficult to control the behavior of everybody who is in the bldg,’ leader says
‘That’s something that the Capitol Police have to deal with’ pic.twitter.com/gZne6B4D9p
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The senator’s comments come after Sen. Markwayne Mullin, R-Okla., stood up and threatened to fight