While Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellSessions: 'We should be like Canada' in how we take in immigrants NSA spying program overcomes key Senate hurdle Overnight Finance: Lawmakers see shutdown odds rising | Trump calls for looser rules for bank loans | Consumer bureau moves to revise payday lending rule | Trump warns China on trade deficit MORE (R-Ky.) did not take a stand on whether the GOP would filibuster the nearly $1 trillion economic stimulus package at a press conference Monday morning, Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) indicated he wanted to do so.

Shelby told a local county gathering in Alabama that he was