WASHINGTON (AP) — GOP Rep. Jason Chaffetz (CHAY'-fits) of Utah says he's running for House speaker in a longshot challenge to Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California.
The Utah Republican says he's a better choice for the job than Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.
House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) formally announced his bid for House speaker, arguing that he would "bridge the divide" between establishment and conservative Republicans better than House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.).
Doofus Jason Chaffetz as Speaker of the House? Well, maybe, at least according to Politico. House Oversight and Government Affairs Chairman Jason Chaffetz is planning to run for House speaker, taking on Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy...Show More Summary
Rep. Jason Chaffetz’s (R-UT) bid to become the next Speaker of the House will highlight his Tea Party roots and anti-establishment credentials, The Hill reports. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) “remains the favorite and has been rounding up support [...]
Rachel Maddow looks more closely as House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's peculiar speaking, and notes a new report confirmed by NBC News that Congressman...
A Media Matters analysis of The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal found that The Post dedicated extensive coverage to House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's boast that the House Select Committee on Benghazi was part of a partisan strategy that damaged Hillary Clinton's presidential chances. Show More Summary
Conservatives are lining up to condemn House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy—the leading candidate to replace Speaker John Boehner—for making plain what everyone knew but Republicans are never supposed to say aloud: that the RELATED ►POST PROFILESHARE ►
Many of John Boehner's detractors are lamenting the likely ascension of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy to the Speakership following next...
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) is planning to run for the House speaker post, according to Politico. The chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will challenge House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthyShow More Summary
Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) is preparing to launch a campaign for House speaker, multiple sources told Politico. “The expected bid by the four-term lawmaker comes after Chaffetz called on House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) to apologize for his remarks [...]
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy sought to clarify his comments about the objectives of the House Select Committee on Benghazi, telling Bret Baier Thursday night that the investigation's "one sole purpose" is to get answers for the families of those who died in the 2012 attack.
That was... not at all fast, actually. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy seems to have finally realized that openly praising the Benghazi Committee for its accomplishments in attacking Hillary Clinton looks just a little bad. You're...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says he regrets suggesting the House special committee on Benghazi has political goals. Democrats pounced on McCarthy's initial comments, saying they proved that the committee is on a witch hunt against the Democrats' leading presidential candidate.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s boast that the Select Committee on Benghazi has weakened Hillary Clinton as a presidential candidate confirms what most Americans think goes on in Washington -- and it’s exactly why they have so little respect for our political leaders.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) appeared on Fox News to walk back his comments that House Benghazi Committee was about taking down Hillary Clinton’s approval rating. Said McCarthy :”This committee was set up for one sole purpose, to find [...]
The other night, I was working in a hotel room in Carmel, half-watching my favorite source of entertainment, Fox News. Sean Hannity was interviewing House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, the Republican congressman from Bakersfield, about his bid to replace John A. Boehner as speaker of the House....
Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said the House's investigation of the 2011 Benghazi attack wasn't meant to hurt Hillary Clinton's presidential chances -- and he didn't meanShow More Summary
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy seems likely to be the next House Speaker after John Boehner's resignation, but the deep divide within the GOP over its...
Mick Mulvaney talks with Hugh about Kevin McCarthy’s recent remark about the Benghazi investigation, his nomination for Speaker of the House, and the candidacy for the next majority leader. The audio: 10-1hhs-mulvaney The transcript: HH: Welcome back, America. Show More Summary