McConnell demonstrates survival skill
Mitch knows how to win by whiskers in elections. He knows how to compromise in legislation. That is why Kentucky keeps him in office, I guess.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said for the first time Thursday that the GOP-held House should pass a short extension of the payroll tax cut while the Senate appoints negotiators to discuss how to pay for the tax cut for the full year, putting him at odds with House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) who has insisted negotiations must take first.”
Via the Washington Post