GOP senators start to rally around Mitch McConnell amid barrage of attacks from Trump

Thursday, 10 August 2017  (2 weeks ago)
Republican senators on Thursday offered public backing of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell despite an onslaught of criticism from their party's own president.

Three influential Republican senators — Rob Portman of Ohio, Orrin Hatch of Utah, and Jeff Flake of Arizona — showed support for McConnell on a day when Trump...

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