McConnell pushing for larger workload so Democrats don't have time to campaign

A WH director told GOP donors that Mitch McConnell was going to extend the workweek to keep Democrats from campaigning.

Senate Majority Leader and human-turtle hybrid, Mitch McConnell, is thinking about extending the workweek so that…

The goal is to keep Democratic senators like Heidi Heitkamp (ND), Joe Manchin (WV) and Claire McCaskill (MO) “tied up from campaigning.” In other words, McConnell hopes to secure those and the other seats in states won by Trump for Republicans, as they will be tougher re-elections for Democrats.