CONGRESS/GOP/MITCH MCCONNELL: “Former President Trump told Fox News in an exclusive interview on Thursday that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell must be replaced among caucus leadership, after the 79-year-old Kentuckian led 10 other Senate Republicans in giving Democrats enough votes to break the filibuster on a debt ceiling increase…

‘He had the weapon and he was able to use it. It’s a shame,’ the Palm Beach Republican continued. ‘That’s not a good thing that happened today. He made a big mistake.’”

-Charles Creitz, “Donald Trump calls for McConnell’s ouster after giving Dems debt ‘lifeline’: ‘Mitch is not the guy’ to lead,” foxnews.com, October 8, 2021