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Paul Ryan Running for Speaker

Rep. Paul Ryan has announced that he will move forward with his Speaker run after gaining the support of three major House Republican¬†group, the Tuesday Group, the House Freedom Caucus, and the Republican Study Committee. The House Freedom Caucus, a right-wing conservative group that has been a thorn in the […]

Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy Drops Speaker Bid

Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy unexpectedly dropped his bid to Speaker of the House Thursday, a move that makes an already volatile House session all the more crazy. Leader McCarthy made the announcement as House¬†Republicans were meeting to vote on their nominee to be the Speaker. He said that the conference […]