Tue Nov 15, 2022 AT 1:34 PM EST
Republican senators are rallying around Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell after a disappointing midterm election for the GOP.
A push by a group of Senate conservatives to delay Wednesday’s leadership election is running out of steam, even though senators don’t yet know whether they will have 50 or 49 members of their conference until after the Dec. 6 Georgia runoff.
National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman Rick Scott of Florida, who is more closely allied with former President Donald Trump, on Monday failed to convince other members of the Senate GOP leadership team to agree to delay Wednesday’s election — a sign that McConnell remains in full control. Read Full Story