McConnell screws Dems ahead of election with October session – POLITICO

https://www.politico.com/story/2018/09/11/senate-democrats-mcconnell-midterms-2018-815705

Some loaded language here, but:

«Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is planning to keep the chamber in session for a significant portion of October if not four entire weeks, costing Democrats key campaign trail days and allowing the Senate to continue its work into the fall, according to five Republican officials. The Kentucky Republican wants to keep cranking through as many lifetime judicial nominations and executive nominations as he can with his majority in the balance and the GOP still with the unilateral ability to confirm President Donald Trump’s picks.»

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