According to a new book by New York Times reporter Jonathan Martin released last week, “This Will Not Pass,” Mitch McConnell was exhilarated that, in his mind, President Trump had “finally, totally discredited himself” following the January 6 protests.
McConnell was never a fan of Trump or his voters. It was McConnell and Paul Ryan who blocked funds to build a border wall. It was McConnell and the Senate Republicans who failed to even open discussion on Obamacare after they all ran against the catastrophic health care law.
On Sunday President Trump released a statement in response to Mitch McConnell’s statements.
President Trump shared (emphasis added):
The New York Times said today, in a major article, “Segments featuring Fox’s own reporters consistently drew lower