Tag : McCarthy, Kevin (1965- )

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McCarthy Officially Backs Stefanik to Replace Cheney in House Leadership

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WASHINGTON — Representative Kevin McCarthy, the minority leader, on Sunday officially endorsed Representative Elise Stefanik in her bid to oust the No. 3 House Republican,...
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Republicans Move to Oust Cheney, Elevating a Trump Loyalist Instead

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Support from Mr. McCarthy, in particular, had helped save Ms. Cheney from a similar challenge in February after her vote to impeach Mr. Trump. But...
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House Republicans Have Had Enough of Liz Cheney’s Truth-Telling

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WASHINGTON — The first time defenders of Donald J. Trump came for Representative Liz Cheney, for the offense of having voted to impeach him, fellow...
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Kevin McCarthy, Four Months After Jan. 6, Still on Defensive Over Trump

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Who’s in Charge? Mr. McCarthy took a seat at a family restaurant in Davenport, Iowa, during a recent visit to highlight a disputed congressional race...
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Liz Cheney vs. MAGA

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For his part, Trump appeared to understand Cheney’s stature within the Republican hierarchy. Her party connections extended across generations. She could pick up the phone...
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House Democrats Defeat G.O.P. Attempt to Censure Maxine Waters

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WASHINGTON — Democrats on Tuesday defeated an effort by Representative Kevin McCarthy, the top House Republican, to censure Representative Maxine Waters for suggesting that racial...
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Fund-Raising Surged for Republicans Who Sought to Overturn the Election

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WASHINGTON — Republicans who were the most vocal in urging their followers to come to Washington on Jan. 6 to try to reverse President Donald...
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House Tackles Biden’s Immigration Plans Amid Migrant Influx

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“This has been a losing political issue, but they’re still going to be doing it,” Mr. Schulte added. “It’s up to Democrats to decide. The...