11/16/2014 06:28 pm ET Updated Nov 16, 2014

McConnell's Promise Of No Shutdowns Will Be Tested By Senate's Staunch Conservatives

A day after he won reelection and Republicans retook the Senate, Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) left no doubt that the edge-of-disaster showdowns with President Obama that have marked the past four years would be a relic of the past.

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