Mitch McConnell Delays the Start of Senate’s August Recess

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has announced that the Senate’s August recess will be delayed.

His statement points to both the importance of getting health care done and nominations that still need to be filled but “have been mindlessly stalled by Democrats”:

Some Republicans were saying that the recess should be delayed or cancelled to get more done before then, and President Trump himself tweeted about it yesterday:

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