A Republican Senate candidate said she would not support Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell as party leader in the upper chamber.
Kelly Tshibaka, the Trump-endorsed candidate vying for Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s seat in Alaska, said earlier this month that McConnell was too willing to compromise and make deals with the Biden administration.
“Mitch McConnell has repeatedly bailed out Joe Biden, giving him gifts of Senate votes, which are the only things keeping the Biden administration on life support,” Tshibaka said in a statement. “As an example, after rescuing Biden with the last debt ceiling increase, McConnell said he would never do it again. But he just did, and he had Lisa Murkowski’s help in doing so.”
She said this kind of backtracking is…