House Republicans say that Steve Bannon is lobbying them to elect Donald Trump to be Speaker of the House.
Jamie Raskin Roasts Kevin McCarthy For His Once In Century Humiliation
Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) said that Kevin McCarthy is getting a once-in-a-century humiliation for whitewashing an insurrection.
House Democrats Refuse To Help Kevin McCarthy
House Democrats have stated that they will vote for Democratic Leader Hakeem Jeffries on every ballot, as Kevin McCarthy will get zero Democratic votes for Speaker.
House Democrat Shoots Down Kevin McCarthy’s Desperate Plea That He Change Parties So He Can Be Speaker
Rep. Kevin McCarthy is worried that he doesn't have the votes to be elected Speaker of the House, so he tried to convince Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX) to switch parties, but Cuellar said no.
Kevin McCarty To Be Humiliated As Marjorie Taylor Greene Says He Doesn’t Have The Votes To Be Speaker
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene is insisting that Kevin McCarthy doesn't have enough support in the Republican caucus to be speaker.
Trump Could Face Five Years In Prison If He Was Speaker Of The House
Trump's allies keep floating him for House Speaker, but if Trump were Speaker, he would be subject to strict disclosure rules that carry a possible 5-year prison term for violations.
Matt Schlapp: There’s A Lot of Buzz About Trump Becoming House Speaker in 2022
When Joe Biden won the White House this November, Democrats thought they wouldn’t have to deal with Donald Trump for number of years. That might not be true, though.
If Trump wanted to, he could easily win a Republican house seat in the state of Florida. And if Republicans won back the House at the same time, Trump could be elected into a leadership position, potentially even Speaker of the House.
Lauren Boebert Wants to Be the Next Speaker of the House and Has Matt Gaetz’s Support
Mitch McConnell runs a pretty right ship. And as a result, he seemingly has GOP senators in lock-step behind him. The Kentucky senator has moved on from Donald Trump and has advised his colleagues to do the same.
Pelosi’s Popularity Is Surging and Tops Trump’s For the First Time
After two weeks of the federal government being shut down, President Donald Trump is now less popular than new Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA)
The results came from a new Gallup poll which found that Pelosi has a favorable rating of 38% and an unfavorable rating of 48%, a gap of 10 points. However, Trump has a favorable rating is 40% compared to an unfavorable rating of 58%, a gap of 18 points.
Trump Says Pelosi Will Be Speaker: ‘She deserves this’
President Donald Trump made a bold prediction on Saturday morning. He said that Rep. Nancy Pelosi, leader of the House Democrats, would once again be elected as Speaker of the House. According to Trump, Pelosi “deserves” the position of Speaker.
Kevin McCarthy’s Family Got Lucrative Contracts for Native Americans
A company owned by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy‘s family was given over $7 million in federal contracts based on bogus claims of Native American ancestry, according to a Los Angeles Times report published on Sunday.
Desperate McCarthy Tells House GOP That “Nobody is Safe”
A desperate House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) has told Republicans in Congress that nobody is safe in this year’s midterm elections, and nobody can take their seats for granted. McCarthy has confirmed that GOP leaders are extremely worried about a Blue Wave this year that will take away their congressional majorities.
60 GOP House Seats Are In Districts That Went for Clinton or Obama
Daily Kos Elections (DKE) has come out with some new statistics that should have Republicans shaking in their boots. In fact, it is this kind of information that probably led Paul Ryan to announce his retirement from Congress and as Speaker of the House. At the very least this will buoy Democratic Party optimism that they have a very good chance of retaking control of the House of Representatives this year.
Paul Ryan To Spew More of the Same Old on Five Sunday News Shows
"We are wiping the slate clean," we are told by Paul Ryan, which means the same "screw America" agenda advanced by a new face
A Farewell to Boehner
There is plenty of blame to go around. No small share of it attaches itself to Boehner, who let the crazies take over the House on his watch
Young Gun Shot Down As Conservatives Reject Paul Ryan For Speaker Of The House
Republicans have a real problem. They can't find anyone for the job of Speaker. The base hates anyone with any pragmatism, no matter how nuts they seem to the rest of the country. Even their budget king, Paul Ryan, is facing steep criticism as a possible speaker, and he doesn't even seem to want the job.
Warmonger Tom Cotton Wants To Put Dick Cheney In Charge Of The House
Arkansas GOP Senator Tom Cotton wants to put chickenhawk Dick Cheney back into a position of political power.
Things Are So Bad For Republicans That War Criminal Dick Cheney Could Be Speaker
With the Republicans in the House desperate for a new leader, Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) has suggested that former vice president Dick Cheney be the next Speaker of the House.
The Roof Falls In On Republicans As Conservatives May Sink Paul Ryan Next
House Republicans are frantically trying to convince Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) to run for Speaker of the House, but there is a problem, the same Republicans who sunk John Boehner and Kevin McCarthy may target Ryan next.
Paul Ryan Crushes GOP Hopes By Saying “No” To The Speaker Job That Nobody Wants
A spokesperson for Ryan reiterated that the Congressmen was still not interested in becoming the next Speaker of the House.
Radical House Freedom Caucus Doomed McCarthy’s Chances Of Becoming Speaker
After recalcitrant members of the House Freedom Caucus threatened not to back McCarthy, the California Rep. surrendered without a fight.
Poll: Americans Like Kevin McCarthy Even Less Than John Boehner
Only 12 percent of Americans view McCarthy favorably, while 38 percent hold an unfavorable opinion of the California Congressman.
A Tea Party Fascist Will Be Second In Line To the Presidency By Halloween
The two leading candidates for House speaker are mirror images and both will dutifully follow the Ted Cruz shut-down-the-government agenda
Utah Right-winger Jason Chaffetz Will Challenge Kevin McCarthy For House Speakership
Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz plans to challenge Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy to become the next Speaker of the House.
John Boehner Says He is Proud of His Accomplishments
Boehner lists his dubious accomplishments, but forgets all those failed Obamacare votes and Benghazi investigations and lies about the rest
The Forces of Nullification Behind Opposition to Boehner
This is really about opposition to Obama, and in violation of the Constitution, forcing him into the role of a compliant puppet of Congress
The Radical Right Wing Agenda Behind John Boehner’s Tears
On Sunday’s 60 Minutes program, Americans got a glimpse of incoming Speaker of the House John Boehner, and it was not a pretty sight. The Ohio Republican broke down in a fit of blubbering, snot-nosed weep fest. It was disingenuous at best, for behind Boehner's tears is a right wing agenda to give to the rich at the expense of women, children, and the middle class.