Mitch McConnell Weeps During Tribute to Retiring Senator Lamar Alexander

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell shed tears during his tribute to retiring Tennessee Sen Lamar Alexander on the senate floor in Washington on December 2.

“I’m sorry that in a few more weeks it’ll just be the rest of us left. But you’re leaving this body and those of us in it and the nation it exists to serve stronger and better because you were here,” McConnell said between sniffles and pauses to compose himself. Credit: CSPAN via Storyful