Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Why McConnell says impeachment is dead

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell couldn’t have been more brazen, blunt and arrogant. He flatly said, “The way that impeachment stops is with a Senate majority with me as majority leader.” Now before McConnell issued his edit there was much chatter that a growing core of Republican senators might break ranks and vote to convict Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

Trump takes over the Republican Party

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT President Donald Trump has managed to do something that Ronald Reagan could not do, and neither could George H.W. Bush or George W. Bush. He has made the Republican Party totally and completely his.  The recent Gallup Poll numbers bear out this perverse feat. He registered the highest approval rating among Republicans Read More…

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THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Democrats need to get rid of McConnell, too

A beaming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell drew raucous cheers from the people at the 2016 Republican Party convention when he bragged that he torpedoed then-President Barack Obama’s Supreme Court pick Merrick Garland. McConnell wasn’t finished. He ticked off a few other pieces of legislation that Obama proposed that he did not like and did Read More…