Sen. McConnell Speaks to Louisville Refugees From Burma, Says Lifting Sanctions Is Premature

Sen. Mitch McConnell spoke Saturday to an audience of over 400 including several refugees from Burma at Crescent Hill Baptist Church in St. Mathews about his recent visit to Myanmar, also known as Burma, and said it’s premature to lift U.S sanctions against the country. “For a long time, and I’m sure most of you, […]

Sen. McConnell Visits Myanmar, Meets Aung San Suu Kyi

U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell of Kentucky will be in Myanmar this weekend to meet government officials and pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi. This will be McConnell’s first meeting with the Nobel Peace Prize recipient, who was under house arrest for years after speaking out against the government. Myanmar, also known as Burma, has been […]