Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, center, speaks Nov. 17; Sen. John Cornyn is at right.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, center, speaks Nov. 17; Sen. John Cornyn is at right. Jacquelyn Martin AP
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, center, speaks Nov. 17; Sen. John Cornyn is at right. Jacquelyn Martin AP

Senate skips town — and responsibility

November 23, 2015 05:42 PM