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Mitch McConnell


Addison Mitchell McConnell Jr. is an American politician serving as Kentucky’s senior United States Senator and as Senate Majority Leader. McConnell is the second Kentuckian to lead his party in the Senate, the longest-serving U.S. Senator from Kentucky in history, and the longest-serving Republican U.S. Senate leader in history.


  • Personal 

  • Early career (1967–1984) 

  • U.S. Senate (1985–present) 

  • Electoral history 

  • In popular culture