McCarthy fails to win House speakership on third ballot
Opposition to Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) grew in the third vote for Speaker. McCarthy failed to secure the Speaker’s gavel on the third vote, with the final tally showing him garnering 202 votes.
Published 5 months ago · Washington, United States
McCarthy fails to win House speakership in 4th vote
GOP leader Kevin McCarthy fails anew to win the House speakership Wednesday in dramatic fourth round voting as the chamber plunged into Day Two of the new Congress with no end in site to the political chaos Republicans have created. (Jan. 4)
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House adjourns after chaotic day without electing a speaker as McCarthy fails to lock down votes
The new House GOP majority is locked in a chaotic once-in-a-century fight to determine who will serve as the next speaker after Republican Kevin McCarthy failed to secure the necessary support to win in three rounds of voting on Tuesday. The House is now adjourned until Wednesday at noon as Republicans scramble to find a path forward.
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Post Politics Now: House adjourns with no speaker after McCarthy fails to win third ballot
The new Senate also gaveled into session Tuesday but with far less drama than in the House, where it could take multiple ballots to elect a speaker.
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