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Cheshire Cat Sen. Mitch McConnell Grins, Disappears As Government's Wheels Fall Off
As the 19th day of the partial government shutdown drags on, political analysts are speculating on the whereabouts of U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
According to Reuters, despite McConnell's tiffs with President Donald Trump in the past, he's now choosing to lay low, above and beyond the fray.
And he's doing that to avoid making waves with the portion of the electorate known as Trump's "base.