mcconnell en McConnell-Paul Gulf Growing <p>While media outlets are focused on U.S. Sen. Rand <a href="">Paul&rsquo;s latest gaffe</a>, few noticed he was passed over for a coveted committee slot by fellow Kentucky Republican and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, who selected a junior colleague instead. Mon, 16 May 2011 15:47:33 +0000 3850 at McConnell Targets Opponents <p>In an eye-opening profile, <em>Politico</em> says U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is working hard to take down Democratic candidates and build up his party in the upcoming Kentucky elections to maintain power in Washington. Thu, 12 May 2011 13:25:51 +0000 3534 at