Bigger, Bolder Ideas On Tap for House Republicans (…And Not a Moment Too Soon)

House Republicans officially nominated Rep. Paul Ryan to be the next Speaker of the House. Ryan defeated Florida Republican Daniel Webster, the Freedom Caucus’ initial choice, by a tally of 200 for Ryan versus 43 for Webster. South Carolina Rep. Trey Gowdy, who at one point was a favorite of many conservatives to ascend to…
Read More »

Kevin McCarthy Has Built a Career by Building Relationships

Even before House Speaker John Boehner decided to step down from the dais and turn in his gavel, a blueprint for future House leadership was already being drawn up. The foundation was built on the idea of maintaining some of the existing leadership structure while also drawing in more conservative elements, typified by members of…
Read More »