Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellLawmakers feel pressure on guns Bipartisan group of House lawmakers urge action on Export-Import Bank nominees Curbelo Dem rival lashes out over immigration failure MORE (R-Ky.) responded to President Obama's newly released budget Monday, dubbing it "a charade" and "campaign document" that even lacked support from congressional Democrats.

"Today President Obama released a budget that isn’t really a budget at all," said McConnell. "It’s a campaign document."

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“So this is a charade, this is a charade,” he added later in his floor speech in suggesting his counterpart, Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidWATCH: There is no Trump-Russia collusion and the media should stop pushing this The demise of debate in Congress ‘North by Northwest,’ the Carter Page remake MORE (D-Nev.), would not call up the plan due to lack of Democratic support. 

President Obama on Monday morning sent Congress a $3.8 trillion budget proposal, which he called a “reflection of shared responsibility.” The plan would lower deficit predictions over the next decade by $3 trillion financed with $1.5 trillion in new taxes and savings from ending the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and some cuts in mandatory spending. 

In particular McConnell blasted Obama's plan to use savings from the end of the wars for infrastructure spending and stimulus, calling it a "gimmick" and suggesting it was a cheap accounting trick. 

The minority leader also dismissed White House Chief of Staff Jack LewJacob (Jack) Joseph LewBig tech lobbying groups push Treasury to speak out on EU tax proposal Overnight Finance: Hatch announces retirement from Senate | What you can expect from new tax code | Five ways finance laws could change in 2018 | Peter Thiel bets big on bitcoin Ex-Obama Treasury secretary: Tax cuts 'leaving us broke' MORE's claim on Sunday that Democrats' inability to get 60 votes in the Senate would block the plan. McConnell pointed out that under Senate rules a budget needs only 50 votes, but suggested Reid will call not call it up for lack of Democratic support

“The inconvenient truth that President Obama and his own top advisers don’t want to admit is that this budget isn’t going anywhere because the president’s own party doesn’t want to have anything to do with it," said McConnell. "Indeed, the Democratic majority leader here in the Senate has already declared it dead on arrival."

When the Senate voted on Obama's budget for 2012 in May, it failed 97-0.

Reid also took the floor briefly Monday afternoon, but spoke of the pending highway bill and did not mention Obama's budget.

Sen. Rob PortmanRobert (Rob) Jones PortmanCommittee chairman aims for House vote on opioid bills by Memorial Day Flake to try to force vote on DACA stopgap plan Congress punts fight over Dreamers to March MORE (R-Ohio), a former Office of Management and Budget director under former President George W. Bush, spoke after McConnell and said Obama's budget was not responsible given the fiscal crisis.

"In an era of trillion-dollar deficits and an historic debt, and the greatest level of government spending since World War II, I believe the President's submission today was not a responsible budget," Portman said. "Instead of keeping his campaign promise to cut the deficit in half in his first term, this budget assumes continued deficits this year and next in the trillion dollar range."

Portman said Obama has proposed $350 billion in new stimulus spending that is not paid for, and that of the $5.3 trillion in claimed deficit reduction, only a few billion comes from actual spending cuts.

Portman further argued that the budget inflates the baseline, which allows the administration to hide another nearly $500 billion in new spending that completely eliminates the actual small amount of cuts in the budget.