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House in limbo as Jordan continues speaker bid despite stiff GOP resistance

CNN  —  The House remains paralyzed with no end in sight to the Republican leadership crisis as GOP Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio continues his bid for speaker despite facing…

No. 2 Senate Republican says there’s ‘a lot of resistance’ in GOP over Jack Lew’s nomination to be US ambassador to Israel

CNN  —  Senate Republican Whip John Thune told CNN there is “a lot of resistance” to the nomination of Jack Lew to be the US ambassador to Israel, a sign…

Pence and other long-shot GOP candidates face financial warning signs as 2024 approaches

CNN  —  Former Vice President Mike Pence has run up debt in his bid for the White House, according to figures released by his campaign Sunday – underscoring the financial…

How McCarthy’s fall and Trump’s rise will shape the 2024 GOP strategy

CNN  —  When House Republicans elect a new speaker this week, the only question is not whether, but how far, they will move the party to the right. House Majority…

Who is Jim Jordan, face of key GOP investigations, seeking the speaker’s gavel

CNN  —  Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio, a key figure in high-profile House GOP-led investigations, is seeking the speaker’s gavel after Kevin McCarthy was ousted from the role and declined…

Trump seeks to reassert himself as GOP kingmaker in House speaker fight

CNN  —  There was only one way the chaos in the Republican-led House – likened Thursday by one of its members to a “stupid clown car” – could get more…

Trump floats serving as House speaker for ‘short period of time’ if needed until GOP settles on leader

CNN  —  Former President Donald Trump said Thursday that, if needed, he would be open to serving as speaker of the House for a “short period of time” until Republican…

McCarthy became the latest victim of Trump’s extreme GOP revolution

CNN  —  Kevin McCarthy’s big mistake was trying to govern. The now ex-speaker’s historic ouster came only three days after he was forced to use Democratic votes to head off…

GOP shutdown politics rock Washington as Trump and Biden head for a swing-state showdown

CNN  —  President Joe Biden and his Oval Office predecessor, Donald Trump, are about to wage the most direct showdown yet of their possible rematch as far-right House Republicans drive…

As DeSantis falters, the race for second place in the GOP primary is open again

CNN  —  A furious scramble for second place is underway in the crowded Republican primary contest, with candidates vying for an opportunity to directly take on front-runner Donald Trump. The…