As McConnell allies like Roy Blunt, Rob Portman and Pat Toomey exit the Senate, the worst thing we can do to him is to send people like J.D. Vance, Blake Masters and Mo Brooks to the Senate who will join Rand Paul in creating problems for him.
“After their two-hour meeting in Kyiv on Saturday, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy handed Mitch McConnell a profanity-laden gift.
It was a camo-green hat, emblazoned in bright yellow letters with the iconic phrase that has come to define Ukraine’s response to Russia’s invasion.
“Russian warship, go fuck yourself,” it reads in Russian.
It was an encouraging symbol for the reserved Senate GOP leader, who returned to Washington this week determined to stamp out what he dubbed the “isolationist” wing of his party that was preparing to oppose a $40 billion aid package for the war-torn nation that passed overwhelmingly on Thursday. …”
The war on Ukraine isn’t going to grow more popular as this drags on and the cost of the war soars and gas prices and inflation become unsustainable. We should have never stoked this conflict in the first place.