Former President Donald Trump’s wrath boiled over Monday as he issued a fiery statement labeling Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell a “dour, sullen, and unsmiling political hack.”
Trump and McConnell became unlikely allies during the Trump administration, but that ended in the wake of the Capitol riot last month.
The Kentucky Republican vented his anger over the Capitol incursion on Jan. 6 and on Saturday delivered a scathing indictment of Trump’s actions.
“Former President Trump’s actions preceding the riot were a disgraceful dereliction of duty,” McConnell said in a statement.
“There is no question former President Trump bears moral responsibility. His supporters stormed the Capitol because of