Politics Breaking News: McConnell Goes On Attack

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell charged that President Barack Obama is "selectively delaying" parts of the federal health care law ... saying " Does the president get to decide which parts of the law to comply with and which parts not" The U.S. Senate's top Democrat Harry Reid and top Republican Mitch McConnell yielded no ground as they neared a showdown over President Barack Obama's executive-branch nominees that could dramatically change how the Senate operates. Saying he acted upon the will of the people after the "stumbling" of the former government, Egypt's military chief has defended the ouster of the Islamist president. In his first remarks since announcing the ouster of President Mohammed Morsi on July 3, Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said the armed forces "acted at the urging of the people."
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