There’s a lot to do before leaving town for a week. Unplug appliances: Check. Turn down the thermostat: Check.
HOH hears that at least one Senator, Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, was a bit forgetful about one last detail before he left for the President’s Day recess. A spy tells us that newspapers have been piling up in front of the Kentucky Republican’s Capitol Hill home ever since he departed for the Bluegrass State.
“Apparently no one called to suspend newspaper subscriptions when he and Elaine are back in Louisville,” our tipster says.
No word on what subscriptions he has delivered because McConnell is traveling and unavailable for comment, according to his office.
Former Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., candidate for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire, holds his hand over his heart during the singing of the national anthem as he waits to take the stage for his town hall campaign rally with Sen. John McCain at the Pinkerton Academy in Derry, N.H., on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.