Date: October 24, 2018
“Mitch McConnell was confronted during dinner with his wife.
According to WLKY, McConnell, a Republican representing Kentucky, was dining at Havana Rumba in Louisville, Kentucky, with his wife, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, when a group of men approached the couple.
‘Why don’t you get out of here? Why don’t you leave the entire country?’ one of the men yelled at McConnell, WLKY reported.
‘The leader and Secretary Chao enjoyed their meal in Louisville last night and they appreciate those who spoke up against incivility,’ said Stephanie Penn, McConnell’s press secretary, in a statement to CNN. ‘They hope other patrons weren’t too inconvenienced by left-wing tantrums. As the leader often says, the Senate will not be intimidated by the antics of far-left protesters.