Mitch McConnell
Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell is a politician who started his first term with representing Kentucky in the United States in 1985. Mitch is also the longest-serving United States senator for Kentucky.

Quick Biography

The real name of the actress is Addison Mitchell McConeell Jr. He was born on 20 February 1942. In 2014, he was named Senate majority leader.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Addison Mitchell McConnell Jr
Age: 78 years old
Birth Date: 20 February 1942
Birth Place: Sheffield, Alabama, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: Baptist
Parents: Addison Mitchell McConnell & Julia Odene
Spouse: Elaine Chao (m. 1993), Sherrill Redmon (m. 1968–1980)
Children: Elly McConnell, Porter McConnell, Claire McConnell
Height: 1.75 m
Weight: 58 kg
Profession: Politicians
Net Worth in 2020: $25 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Mitch McConnell is 78 years old. The height of politicians is 1.75 m. His weight is 58 kg. The hair color of Mitch is black.

Education, School/College University

Mitch McConnell attended DuPont Manual High School. He elected as president of high school during junior year.  In 1964, the politicians graduated from the University of Louisville with Bachelors’s in Political science.  During his college years, he was president of the Student Council of College of Arts & Sciences.

The politicians were also a member of Phi Kappa Tau fraternity.  He started interning for Senator John Sherman Cooper at the age of 22. During his time with John Sherman Cooper, he gets inspired to latter run for the Senate. The politicians graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 1967. In-Law College, he was president of the Student Bar Association.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Mitch was born to Addison Mitchell McConnell & Julia Odene at Sheffield, Alabama, United States. We did not have any information about siblings of politicians. The nationality of the singer is American. The ethnicity of Mitch is white. The life of Mitch revolves around politics.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Mitch Mcconnell With Wife Elaine Chao
Mitch Mcconnell With Wife Elaine Chao

In 1968, the senate married Sherrill Redmon. The couple had three children together. They ended their marriage in 1980. After divorce, Sherrill became a scholar at Smith College. In 1993, he married Elaine Chao. She was Secretary of Labour in the cabinet of President George of W. Bush. She is also the Secretary of Transportation under President Donald Trump.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 6 February 1993
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is Mitch McConnell Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Elaine Chao (m. 1993)
Kids: Elly McConnell, Porter McConnell, Claire McConnell

Professional Life and Career

Mitch left the upper leg paralyzed at the age of 2 because of the polio attack. The treatment of Mitch done at the Warm Springs Institute in Georgia. The institute saved the life of politicians for being disabled. In an interview, the Senate stated that his family went broke due to his treatment. The politicians moved to Augusta, Georgia, from Athens.

Later, the politicians moved to Louisville. The father of Mitch was in the Army. The senate gets enlisted in the United States Army Reserve. The politician’s first day of training was at Fort Knox on 9 July 1967. The politicians were diagnosed with Optic neuritis and get medically unfit for military service. McConnell honorably discharged from the army.

After getting discharged from the army, he worked as an aide for Senator Marlow Cook from 1968 to 1970. The politicians returned to Louisville from Washington, D.C, and began working for Tom Emberton’s. He also tries his luck for a seat in the state legislature but gets disqualified because he did have the residency requirement for office.

Mitch worked several years for a law firm. He teaches political science at the University of Louisville. The politicians returned to Washington, D.C, for the position of Deputy Assistant Attorney General under President Gerald R. Ford. He works with Robert Bork, Laurence Silberman & Antonin Scalia.

The politicians defeated Walter Dee Huddleston in 1984 senate election by about 5,100 votes. He became the first Republican to win the election in Kentucky since 1968. On 17 November 2004, the politician was re-elected unanimously. He created a record by becoming the longest-serving Senate Republican Leader in the history of the United States. In 2016, he endorsed fellow Kentucky Senator Rand Paul in the presidential campaign 2016. The politicians appeared in the title sequence of Alpha House season 1.

Awards & Nominations

Mitch received the Kentucky Life Science Champion Awards for his work in promoting innovation in the life science sector. In 2015, Mitch included in Times 10 list of most influential people in the world.

Mitch McConnell Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020

Mitch McConnell Net Worth
Mitch McConnell Net Worth

As of August 2020, The net worth of Mitch is $25 million. In 2008, the politicians received a Monterey gift between $5 million & $25 million after his mother-in-law died. He also earns money from his book The Long Game: A Memoir.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Mitch McConnell involved in several controversies from time to time.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Mitch McConnell Facebook page has around 67,907 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 1.17m followers. On Mitch McConnell Instagram account, he has around 19.9k followers.

Mitch McConnell is the senior leader of Kentucky. He is known for his political work in the state.

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