In historic move, Gaetz files motion to oust McCarthy as House speaker
Rep. Matt Gaetz and other hard-right Republicans for months have threatened to go after Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s speakership if he relied on Democratic votes to pass any funding legislation.
Matt Gaetz teases effort to oust Kevin McCarthy, accuses him of making "secret side deal" with Biden
"It is becoming increasingly clear who the speaker of the House already works for and it's not the Republican conference," far-right GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz said Monday.
Gaetz accuses McCarthy of making 'Ukraine deal with Democrats' in passing stopgap
Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., prepares to question Attorney General Merrick Garland as he appears before a House Judiciary Committee hearing, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2023, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) J. Scott Applewhite/AP Gaetz accuses McCarthy of making 'Ukraine deal with Democrats' in passing stopgap Jack Birle September 30, 10:05 PM September 30, 10:05 PM Video Embed Rep. Ma…
Gaetz Claims McCarthy Made ‘Secret Deal’ on Ukraine
Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) said on the House floor that Speaker Kevin McCarthy made a “secret deal” with Democrats on funding for Ukraine. Said Gaetz: “It is becoming increasingly clear who the Speaker of the House already works for and it’s not the Republican Conference.” He did not offer his motion to vacate the chair to try to oust McCarthy, but ended his remarks saying, “stay tuned.”
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