Mitch McConnell Wants To Crush Tea Party Challengers

I can see why Senate Minority Leader doesn’t like Matt Bevin, who is challenging him in a primary. But he really should think twice about offending everyone in the tea party, the same people he just pandered to at CPAC.

On Sunday, The New York Times reported that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) stated that he would work to destroy the efforts of conservative organizations seeking to primary mainstream Republicans. “I think we are going to crush them everywhere,” he stated. “I don’t think they are going to have a single nominee anywhere in the country.” (Read More)

Comments like that really aren’t helpful. Is that how he thinks he’ll bring about party unity?

Via Doug Ross