Gym Jordan held a press conference earlier this morning and, well, it was just boring. He told us what the American people want but what he failed to tell us was: we don’t want him. But, that’s not stopping his MAGAt, insurrectionist ass from making a third attempt at becoming the next Speaker of the (Clown) House. The CBS anchor person was more interesting and brought up Gym’s deplorable past.
Updates: MAGAts Make Threats of Violence, Bow Tie Boi Threatens to Quit
Rep. Patrick McHenry, R-N.C., is resisting a push to get him to move legislation without an explicit vote to expand his powers.
In a closed-door meeting Thursday, Rep. Patrick McHenry, R-N.C., told GOP colleagues he might resign as speaker pro tempore if Republicans push him to try to move legislation on the floor without an explicit vote to expand his powers, according to multiple lawmakers in the room.
“If you guys try to do that, you’ll figure out who the next person on Kevin’s list is,” McHenry told the room, three sources said, referring to former Speaker Kevin McCarthy’s secret list of GOP lawmakers who would serve as temporary speaker in the event of a vacancy.