Before McConnell made it official, Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) weighed in on the Republicans' "nefarious plot."
My statement on cancelling the August recess: pic.twitter.com/yyAEUSMVQW— Leader McConnell (@SenateMajLdr) June 5, 2018
This is a power move from Senator McConnell. He not only keeps the Senate in session to do its job and confirm nominees for Trump, but it keeps Democrats from campaigning because they have to be in Washington.
They’re on to us.— Senator Hatch Office (@senorrinhatch) June 5, 2018
“Senate Republicans cancelling recess to stay in Washington and do their jobs” is quite the nefarious plot. https://t.co/VBWDvkUs6p