Tag: House of Representatives
The 216-210 vote to remove McCarthy (R-Calif.) came after his allies failed to come up with enough votes to table the motion to vacate.
"This is only the beginning for this movement."
"Even by the low standards of Congress in 2023, it's shocking how quickly House Republicans ripped up their end of the bargain that steered the country clear of default last month."
"The largest group of House Republicans just released a budget that calls for massive tax cuts for the super-rich and raising the Social Security retirement age, a benefit cut for millions of Americans."
"Republicans just passed a bill that would kill jobs, take away federal benefits for millions, and make everyday life for Americans more expensive. This is completely unworkable."
How do two failed House years, after the wildly absurd kick-off, not wreck the right, not the left?
"The GOP is using these dangerous lies to try to pass anti-choice bills that harm pregnant people and their families."
"Unfortunately, it's the American people who will pay the price for House Republicans' inability to govern."
With the bill facing opposition from Republicans in the House, the "slim Democratic majority" is said to get the bill passed.