McConnell celebrates milestone as Senate Dems retain power


              Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks to his office as he talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
            
              Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks to his office as he talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
            
              Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks to his office as he talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
            
              Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, of Ky., center, Senator John Thune, R-SD,, left, and Senator Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, right, speak during a news conference with members of the Senate Republican leadership, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Mariam Zuhaib)
            Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., leaves a meeting with fellow Republicans as lawmakers rush to complete passage of a $1.7 trillion bill to fund the government before a midnight Friday deadline or face the prospect of a partial government shutdown going into the Christmas holiday, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
McConnell celebrates milestone as Senate Dems retain power