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McConnell Accuses Media Of McCarthyism
On Monday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell threw some serious accusations at the mainstream media.
He said several media outlets of spewing "modern-day McCarthyism.” McConnell is responding to criticism he faced from the media for blocking an election-security bill.
A Washington Post op-ed described McConnell as a "Russian asset." The article went on to say McConnell was “doing Russian President Vladimir Putin’s bidding." McConnell called it a “shameful smear and based on more lies.
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden warned the United Kingdom that it must honour the Northern Irish peace deal as it extracts itself from the European Union or there would be no U.S. trade deal. Adam Reed reports.
Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney said on Sunday (September 13) that Britain's plan to pass legislation that breaks its divorce treaty with the European Union is damaging the UK's reputation "in a very serious way."