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Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:25 AM

When the netherworld reclaims McConnell doesn't the Democratic Governor get to appoint his replaceme

Just trying to come up with happy thoughts to get myself through the next 11 days. Based on recent pictures Mitch should probably pack his bags for the trip.

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Reply When the netherworld reclaims McConnell doesn't the Democratic Governor get to appoint his replaceme (Original post)
MLAA Oct 23 OP
Binkie The Clown Oct 23 #1
CincyDem Oct 23 #5
MLAA Oct 23 #9
RockRaven Oct 23 #2
Roland99 Oct 23 #3
CincyDem Oct 23 #4
MLAA Oct 23 #8
dchill Oct 23 #6
MLAA Oct 23 #13
maxsolomon Oct 23 #7
Bayard Oct 23 #10
MLAA Oct 23 #11
Sherman A1 Oct 23 #12
TheBlackAdder Oct 23 #14
rlegro Oct 23 #15

Response to MLAA (Original post)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:26 AM

1. He may not be circling the drain yet, but...

... he's definitely climbed into the sink.

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Response to Binkie The Clown (Reply #1)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:28 AM

5. As was said in a tweet somewhere - imagine the 24/7 media coverage if Nancy's hands were blue. n/t

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Response to Binkie The Clown (Reply #1)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:41 AM

9. OMG my first thought was somebody turn on the garbage disposal 😬

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Response to MLAA (Original post)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:27 AM

2. I don't know the rules in KY but some states require the replacement to be of the same party,

and some do not.

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Response to MLAA (Original post)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:27 AM

3. KY is one of 37 states that uses gubernatorial appointment

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Response to MLAA (Original post)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:27 AM

4. you betcha.

It always surprises me that KY is so rabidly republican when it comes to Senate seats but they're more than willing to have a Democratic governor. It's almost like they want the benefits of dem leadership at home but they want to inflict republicans on the country.

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Response to CincyDem (Reply #4)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:40 AM

8. Excellent assessment!

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Response to MLAA (Original post)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:28 AM

6. Yes. Beshear appoints the interim senator.

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Response to dchill (Reply #6)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:47 AM

13. Crossing my fingers 🙂

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Response to MLAA (Original post)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:34 AM

7. McConnell isn't going anywhere.

5-10 years left. Only Trump gets better medical care.

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Response to MLAA (Original post)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:45 AM

10. McConnell is sustained by hate and greed

Same level of empathy as trump. The rot in his hand is the manifestation of what's inside.

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Response to Bayard (Reply #10)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:46 AM

11. Excellent diagnosis!

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Response to Bayard (Reply #10)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:47 AM

12. Agreed

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Response to MLAA (Original post)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:50 AM

14. That would be some Next Level RBG Karma. One senate swap, no Senate Majority Leader. ACB delay.

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Response to MLAA (Original post)

Fri Oct 23, 2020, 10:58 AM

15. If McConnell suddenly were to die....

...it would be the all-time case of instant karma.

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