House Republicans almost erupted into violence as several of them tried to physically attack Matt Gaetz after his vote denied Kevin McCarthy the speakership.
While honoring those who defended democracy before and during 1/6, President Biden called Trump and his gang predators.
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Tensions were high and a scuffle broke out around Rep. Matt Gaetz after GOP leader Kevin McCarthy appears to lose the 14th round of voting.
The House Jan. 6 committee’s final report exposes McCarthy as a chameleon with ambition — and highlights why his own GOP caucus trusts him so little.
Kevin McCarthy was elected House speaker in the early hours of Saturday morning -- a major victory for the California Republican that elevates him to a powerful position leading the GOP majority in the chamber and an outcome that followed days of painstaking negotiations and failed votes.
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries made history as the first Black lawmaker to lead a party in Congress as the 118th Congress convened in Washington.
The Californian finally seemed set to achieve his goal after a dramatic series of pressure campaigns played out live on the House floor.
Are McCarthy's latest concessions enough to get him the gavel? Can the speaker be elected without a majority? Do we know how long this might last?
Here are six things to watch as Speaker McCarthy takes his seat.
The final vote, on the 15th ballot, was 216 for McCarthy, 212 for House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.), and six present votes. With the present votes, he needed 215 votes to win.
After a shocking final vote in which Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) was the deciding vote that denied GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) the Speakership for the 14th time, Republicans moved to adjourn.…
Aspiring speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) may have Rep. Matt Rosendale (R-MT) to thank for his failure to end the speaker chaos during the 14th round of voting Friday.
The House will keep voting despite nearly adjourning after Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) fell one vote short of the speakership on the 14th ballot.
Rep. Mike Rogers (R-AL) nearly came to blows with Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) as frustrations exploded on Friday night in the House of Representatives, with the 14th ballot for speaker leaving Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) one vote short.
Tempers flared on the House floor Friday night after GOP holdouts dashed Rep. Kevin McCarthy's (R-CA) hopes of victory on the 14th ballot for speaker of the House.
GOP lawmakers told Breitbart News that Donald Trump played a key role in helping Kevin McCarthy gain the votes needed for the speakership.
Tensions were high on the House floor as members physically restrained Rep. Rogers from going at Rep. Matt Gaetz after the 14th speaker vote.
100 Percent Fed Up reports- After four days of voting on the House floor for the next speaker, tempers flared tonight when Republican Rep.Mike Rogers of Alabama lunged at Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL), the congressman who’s been leading the effort to prevent Kevin McCarthy from becoming the next Speaker. Chaos ensured on the House floor as…
On his 14th try, Kevin McCarthy gave up all of his power to become an empty-suit speaker that is likely to be fired by his caucus within a year.
McCarthy was able to sway several far-right members of his party by agreeing to extraordinary concessions that will rewrite the politics of the House.
In his quest to become speaker, McCarthy has made himself a permanent hostage to the House Freedom Caucus.
As the Republican leader has made concessions to the far right, he has effectively agreed to give them carte blanche to disrupt the workings of the House — and to hold him hostage to their demands.
The House speaker stalemate finally came to a dramatic conclusion early Saturday morning, with Rep. Kevin McCarthy securing the position after 15 rounds of voting. Follow for the latest live news updates.
The victory marks the pinnacle of the California Republican’s time in Congress since he arrived in 2007.
House lawmakers took their oaths of office early Saturday morning, shortly after the days-long Speaker standoff came to a close with Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) securing the gavel. The swearing-…
There's a lot of alarmism going on right now about the race for speaker of the House. Many are calling it a crisis or a
Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) locked down enough votes to become the next speaker of the House on Friday night after a heated, days-long stalemate that broke when the GOP leader finally agreed to a series of concessions to his Republican opponents.
Republican California Rep. Kevin McCarthy fell one vote short of ascending to the speakership in a Friday night tally.
Rep. Kevin McCarthy was elected House speaker after midnight Saturday on the 15th round of voting, marking the conclusion of a tense week of voting.
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