Senate Bean Soup -- Great recipe, I didn't use any parsley or chives, skipped the celery and potatoes and substituted really good freshly ground sausage for the ham. Made soup wild rice to go with and had a fan-freakin-tastic meal.
As a kid, Mitch McConnell had polio, and the government paid for all of his care and rehabilitation. Now, as the leader of the Republican Senate, McConnell is taking government-funded care away from tens of millions of Americans. Let that sink in.
McGuire’s Senate Bean Soup Recipe --- My favorite bean soup of all time. I am lucky to live near Benton's hams and bacon so I got some excellent bones. But don't let that prevent you from making this soup.
Senate Bean Soup: Served daily in the United States Senate Dining Room since the early Senate Bean Soup is a soul satisfying, stubbornly old school dish. Add 2 diced potatoes 30 minutes before soup is done.