An overwhelming number of lawmakers voted Thursday evening in favor of legislation that would legally bar the Obama administration from making further cash payments to Iran amid a congressional investigation into how the White House secretly sent nearly $2 billion in U.S. taxpayer dollars to Tehran in what many have described as a ransom payment.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R., Calif.) lashed out at the Obama administration on Tuesday following reports that the White House spearheaded efforts to kill a Democrat-backed bill to sanction embattled Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, according to comments provided to the Washington Free Beacon.
Kevin McCarthy’s surprise decision to withdraw from the race for House Speaker has thrown the Republican conference into disarray. The press coverage has been hysterical, warning that the Republican party “is on the verge of ceasing to function” and sinking “deeper into chaos.”
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R., Calif.) dropped out of the race for speaker of the House Thursday just as the Republican conference met to vote for John Boehner’s (R., Ohio) replacement.
David Brock and other people who want Hillary Clinton to be president are freaking out over something Kevin McCarthy, most likely to be the next Speaker of the House, said about the Republican-led investigation into the Benghazi terrorist attacks.
Ninety-four members of the House of Representatives penned a letter to President Obama last week demanding the president fulfill his “legal obligation” to provide Congress with details of the side deals related to the Iran nuclear arms agreement.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R., Calif.) during remarks in Washington, D.C., Tuesday emphasized the need for the Department of Veterans Affairs to be “fundamentally turned on its head” to rid the federal agency of incompetence.