All posts tagged "House Speaker"

  • Opinion
    Galen: Speak(er) No Evil

    (Rich Galen, Mullings.com) – While official – and unofficial – Washington, DC is barely able to breathe given the turmoil in the Republican Conference of the U.S. House, it is useful to remember that we have been here before. Let me relay the story. It was December 19, 1998. I was in...

  • Politics
    House Republicans, meet Speaker Gillett

    (Newt Gingrich) – Kevin McCarthy’s decision to withdraw from the race for speaker temporarily throws the House...

  • Opinion
    Who will speak for the House?

    (Rick Manning, NetRightDaily.com) – You will read a lot of stuff about the House leadership decision. Some will claim chaos and internal warfare, others will try to place blame. Remember it is all spin, by professional spinners to try to create a narrative. I am confident that the House Republicans will find a...

  • Opinion
    No lame duck Speaker

    (Robert Romano, NetRightDaily.com) – Whoever the next Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives is going to be, he must first promise the American people that he will take every step necessary to stop a lame duck Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) from striking any more deals with the Obama administration. That means...

  • Politics
    Roll Call: McCarthy shocks conference by dropping Speaker bid

    (Emma Dumain & Matt Fuller, Roll Call) – House Republicans were in disarray Thursday after House GOP Majority...