Mitch McConnell

Outrage and Ecstasy: Queer dance party descends on McConnell’s house, dancing with anger over health care repeal

Outrage and Ecstasy: Queer dance party descends on McConnell’s house, dancing with anger over health care repeal

A swanky stretch of C Street near the Capitol in Washington D.C. is blocked by a raucous crowd dancing in front of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's house on an unseasonably cool summer evening. As music blasts from loudspeakers, the scene resembles a Pride block party as about 50 members of the LGBTQ community and their allies attempt to dance away their fears and anger over McConnell's so-called health care bill, which was negotiated in secret.

The group behind the daylight dance party on C Street received an anonymous email with McConnell's home address, according to Carla Aronsohn, one of the organizers.

"By going to his house, we're giving the...

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