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Jim Jordan, Steve Scalise run to replace Kevin McCarthy

A woman walks past the US Capitol on Tuesday. Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Washington and Congress have their own, often impenetrable, languages. So it may be somewhat confusing to assess what it…

Jim Jordan, Steve Scalise run to replace Kevin McCarthy

The US Capitol on Monday morning. Jose Luis Magana/AP The House speakership drama enters a new week under increased urgency as Israel declared war Sunday following unprecedented surprise attacks by Hamas. Kevin…

McCarthy became the latest victim of Trump’s extreme GOP revolution

CNN  —  Kevin McCarthy’s big mistake was trying to govern. The now ex-speaker’s historic ouster came only three days after he was forced to use Democratic votes to head off…

Matt Gaetz moves to oust Kevin McCarthy as House speaker

CNN  —  Rep. Matt Gaetz on Monday moved to oust Speaker Kevin McCarthy from the top House leadership post, offering a motion to vacate the chair on the House floor…

Congress averts government shutdown, leaving Kevin McCarthy in speakership fight

President Joe Biden delivers remarks from the White House in Washington, DC, on October 1. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images President Joe Biden called on Republicans to keep their word about support…

McCarthy works through weekend but no progress on short-term fix with just one week until shutdown

CNN  —  House Speaker Kevin McCarthy said Saturday he still lacks support from a handful of GOP hardliners to put a Republican stopgap measure on the floor next week, making…

McCarthy privately outlines new GOP plan to avert shutdown, setting up clash with Senate

CNN  —  House Speaker Kevin McCarthy privately outlined to members a new GOP plan to keep the government open on Wednesday after a marathon two-and-a-half-hour GOP conference meeting. The California…

The US economy could depend on McCarthy corralling his extremist Republican troops

CNN  —  Millions of Americans could face massive consequences unless Speaker Kevin McCarthy can navigate out of a debt trap he has set for President Joe Biden that is instead…

McCarthy slams Biden in handling of US debt

‘What changed, Mr. President?’: McCarthy slams Biden in handling of US debt House Speaker Kevin McCarthy traveled to Wall Street on Monday to deliver a fresh warning that the House…

McCarthy makes plea for Republicans to back debt ceiling plan

CNN  —  Speaker Kevin McCarthy made a plea to House Republicans during a closed-door meeting Tuesday morning to back his debt ceiling plan, telling them that although it doesn’t have…