Adam Schiff

Critics From All Sides Hammer McConnell
Politicians and pundits criticize majority leader’s legislative tactics

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellhas come under criticism from all sides after he was forced to scuttle the GOP repeal-and-replace bill. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call file photo)

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is facing mounting criticism from politicians and pundits on both sides of the aisle after the collapse of his chamber’s Republican health care legislation.

Before the bill was pulled Monday night, Sen. Ron Johnson told a local newspaper that McConnell’s conflicting statements to different members of his caucus were a “significant breach of trust.”

Schiff Wants White House to Denounce Russia Over Hacking
Says there is 'no doubt' Russia was behind election hacks

Rep. Adam Schiff said that he thinks there is "no doubt" on the part of the White House in who is behind hacking . (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Rep. Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, wants President Barack Obama to blame Russia for trying to interfere with state election systems.

Schiff said on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday that cyberattacks on voter registration systems could "sow discord," though he also doubted hackers could falsify vote tallies to affect the election outcome.