Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Who's not in charge? Meet Freedom Caucus Crazies ventriloquist dummy Kevin McCarthy.

HeadlineAlabama Daily News, 9/24/2023
In his eight months running the House, McCarthy has lived by the upbeat personal mantra of “never give up” as he dodges threats to his speakership and tries to portray Republicans as capable stewards of the U.S. government. He has long chided Washington for underestimating him. 
But with the House GOP majority in turmoil, all but certain to hurl the country into a shutdown, McCarthy has set aside the more traditional tools of the gavel to keep rebels in line. Instead, he has acceded to a small band led by those instigating his ouster, even if that means closing federal offices.

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