House Politics

House Republican Face Dwindling Majority As Fights With Democrats Heat Up

A fast-approaching government shutdown is exposing the shaky grip the Republicans hold on their majority in the House of Representatives.…

4 weeks ago

Retiring GOP Rep. Ken Buck Says His Party Is Facing A ‘Collision Course With Reality’

After Rep. Ken Buck (R- Colorado) announced his decision not to run for another reelection to Congress, he expressed his…

2 months ago

Former Speaker Kevin McCarthy Bids Farewell To The House

Former House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-California), concluding his time on Capitol Hill in 2023, delivered a farewell speech on Thursday.…

3 months ago

Democratic Rep. Jamaal Bowman Censured By House For Pulling Fire Alarm

On Thursday, the House formally censured Rep. Jamaal Bowman (D-New York), for causing a false alarm in a House office…

3 months ago

New Effort To Expel Rep. George Santos From House Introduced After Ethics Committee Issues Scathing Report

Rep. Michael Guest (R- Mississippi), who chairs the bipartisan House Ethics Committee, has introduced a resolution to remove Rep. George…

3 months ago

House GOP Passes Bill To Cut EPA Funding By 40%

On Friday, the House Republicans passed a funding bill with a majority vote of 213-203, which reduces the Environmental Protection…

4 months ago

Donald Trump Torpedoes Tom Emmer’s House Speaker Bid By Calling Him A ‘Globalist Rino’

Hours after Rep. Tom Emmer (R-Minnesota) won the GOP nomination for House speaker on Tuesday, former President Donald Trump labeled…

4 months ago

Rep. Mike Johnson Wins House Speakership After Chaotic Battle

On Wednesday, Rep. Mike Johnson (R-Louisiana) was elected House speaker with 220 votes, more than the 217 votes he needed to be…

4 months ago

GOP Rep. Ken Buck Says He’s Received Four Death Threats Since Opposing Jordan For Speaker

Rep. Ken Buck (R-Colorado) is the most recent member of Congress who has reported receiving death threats connected to the…

4 months ago

Rep. Jim Jordan Fails To Win House Speakership For The Third Time, GOP Caucus Withdraws Nomination

On Friday, Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) once again failed to secure the votes necessary to become the House speaker, marking…

4 months ago

Rep. Kevin McCarthy Slams Republicans Who Helped Oust Him, Says They Disrupted The Nation

Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-California) criticized the eight House Republicans who voted against him and facilitated his removal as the House speaker,…

5 months ago

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Says Trump Is ‘The Only Candidate For Speaker’

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Georgia) stated on Tuesday that the only person she will support as Kevin McCarthy's (R-California) replacement…

5 months ago

McCarthy Removed As House Speaker As GOP Descends Into Chaos

On Tuesday afternoon, House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-California) was voted out of office in an unparalleled historic vote that has…

5 months ago

McCarthy Tries To Pass Defense Bill Again After Failing Three Times Last Week

Kevin McCarthy will try again this week to get Republicans to support a government funding bill after failing three times last…

5 months ago

Government Funding & Impeachment Inquiry On Agenda As House Returns

As the House of Representatives reconvenes this week after the long August recess, government funding and an impeachment inquiry are…

6 months ago

Rep. Matt Gaetz Threatens To Remove Kevin McCarthy As Speaker If Conservatives’ Demands Aren’t Met

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Florida) threatened to remove Kevin McCarthy as House speaker if he does not initiate an impeachment investigation into…

6 months ago

House Kills Motion To Censure Rep. Adam Schiff & Make Him Pay $16 Million For Trump-Russia Probe

On Wednesday, the House voted against a motion to censure Rep. Adam Schiff (D-California). The chamber voted 225-196-7 to table…

9 months ago

House Speaker Kevin McCarthy & GOP Right-Wing Rebels Reach An Agreement

Speaker Kevin McCarthy and GOP rebels have reportedly reached a truce, curbing the chaos stemming from efforts to take over…

9 months ago

House Republicans Rebel Against McCarthy Over Debt Deal

On Tuesday, a group of House conservatives staged a rebellion against their own party leaders, specifically targeting Speaker Kevin McCarthy.…

9 months ago

Attacker Of Minnesota Rep. Angie Craig Arrested In D.C.

Rep. Angie Craig (D-Minnesota) was attacked Thursday morning in the elevator of her Washington D.C. Apartment building, according to her…

1 year ago