Kevin McCarthy Secures GOP Support For Speaker Of The House

November 17, 2022 Sadeeqah Abrahams 0

In a closed-door meeting Tuesday, House Republicans approved Kevin McCarthy for Speaker, demonstrating that there is still much work to do before the full chamber votes next year. Mr. McCarthy must win 218 votes in a roll-call vote among all legislators present in January, with the Republican majority projected to be the smallest in recent history. All Democrats are anticipated to vote against him.

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In A Deep Red State, A Dead Democrat Wins The Election

November 10, 2022 admin 0

Democrats in Tennessee voted to re-elect a candidate who passed away about two weeks before the election. Tennessean state representative Barbara Cooper passed away on October 25 at 93. (WATN stated that her passing was “unexpected,” but not to be insensitive or flippant, but she was 93).

Feds Hint Smaller Rate Increases In The Future

November 3, 2022 admin 0

Rate rises may slow down as officials acknowledge how they affect the economy with a lag. To combat inflation, the Federal Reserve increased interest rates by 0.75 percentage points and announced its intention to continue doing so, although in smaller increments.

Democrats Fail To Secure Trump’s Taxes Before November Election

November 2, 2022 admin 0

Chief Justice John Roberts temporarily blocked a House committee from obtaining Donald Trump’s tax returns on Tuesday, issuing an administrative order that suggests the Supreme Court will not act on the former president’s emergency petition to shield his finances from congressional investigators until after the midterm elections next week.