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Abby Phillip To Serve As Bowie State University’s Winter Commencement Speaker

CNN anchor Abby Phillip will address Bowie State University graduates at their winter 2023 commencement, the university announced. On Thursday, Dec. 21, Phillip will speak at the Leonidas S. James Physical…

Who is Rep. Mike Johnson, the new House speaker?

Washington CNN  —  Rep. Mike Johnson, the new speaker of the House, has been a vocal supporter of former President Donald Trump and was a key congressional figure in the…

Rep. Mike Johnson of Louisiana elected speaker of the House

President Joe Biden told reporters “no” he’s not concerned that Speaker-elect Mike Johnson of Louisiana would overturn the presidential election results in 2024 if Biden wins reelection.  In 2020, Johnson sent…

House Republicans vote on speaker nomination

Rep. Carlos Gimenez, who once pronounced himself OK – Only Kevin – is not so “only” anymore. The Florida Republican is now OK with fellow Floridian Rep. Byron Donalds, who he…

Jim Jordan loses second vote for House speaker amid steep GOP opposition

CNN  —  Republican Rep. Jim Jordan again failed to win the House speaker’s gavel in a second vote on Wednesday, faring worse than he did during the first round of…

Jim Jordan scrambles for votes after 20 GOP defections imperil his speaker bid

CNN  —  Conservative Republican Rep. Jim Jordan called off a second speaker’s vote Tuesday evening while he scrambled behind the scenes to try to win over 20 Republicans who voted…

House speaker race and expected vote

Former Speaker Kevin McCarthy speaks to the press after the motion to vacate his position passes in the US Capitol on October 3 in Washington, DC. Anna Rose Layden/Getty Images…

Speaker fight: Jim Jordan wins over some GOP skeptics

CNN  —  Rep. Jim Jordan won the support of several key skeptics in the Republican conference Monday, bolstering momentum for his bid for speaker ahead of a planned floor vote…

Steve Scalise scrambling to win over holdouts amid deep concerns he can’t get 217 votes for speaker

CNN  —  Majority Leader Steve Scalise is scrambling to lock down the votes to become the next House speaker, but protracted opposition to the Louisiana Republican inside the GOP conference…

House Speaker race live updates

Rep. Steve Womack attends a House Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill in March. Leah Millis/Reuters Arkansas Republican Rep. Steve Womack criticized the proposed GOP conference…