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house minority leader (6), liz cheney (5), totally false and wrong (4), the gop leader (4), spoken trump (4)

Opinion | The proof that GOP leaders picked saving their own skins over democracy

The Republican leaders of Congress totally folded rather than show real leadership.

Matt Gaetz Slams McCarthy Over Tapes: ‘I’ve Had It With This Guy’

The real story is that Gaetz is angry that the truth got out. He is not angry that McCarthy lied. Gaetz is angry McCarthy couldn't maintain his lie.

Trump, McCarthy talk after audio shows lawmaker was ready to push Trump to resign

The New York Times reported Thursday that GOP leaders had told fellow Republicans they believed President Donald Trump incited the Jan. 6 insurrection and would personally urge him to resign.

Analysis | McCarthy’s failure to lead House Republicans started before Jan. 6

The GOP leader, who wants to be speaker, wouldn’t tell his members whether he would vote to certify Biden’s victory.

Opinion | Kevin McCarthy Will Live to Lie Again

The top House Republican got caught in a lie that could threaten his career — but a little groveling before Trump can go a long way.

Kevin McCarthy’s speakership hopes face new threat from Trump comments

Certain recordings could complicate the California Republican's quest to become Speaker of the House, particularly if Trump comes out against him.

Trump says he 'never claimed responsibility' for Jan. 6 attack, contradicting McCarthy

“No, that’s false. I never claimed responsibility,” Trump said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal.

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