Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., center, will allow the Senate to depart early for the remainder of the midterm campaign cycle after reaching an agreement with Democrats to speed up consideration on several judicial and executive nominations. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call file photo)

Senate Starting Campaign Recess Two Weeks Early, Gone Through Midterm Election

Upper chamber reaches agreement on nominations

Posted October 11, 2018 at 7:25pm