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Capitol Siege, House Freedom Caucus, Jim Banks, Jim Jordan, Kevin McCarthy, Nancy Pelosi, Politics, Republican Party

House Freedom Caucus pushes McCarthy to force vote to oust Pelosi as speaker

The House Freedom Caucus called on Kevin McCarthy to force a vote to oust Nancy Pelosi as speaker. Pelosi has rejected Reps. Jim Banks and Jim Jordan being a part of a Jan. 6 select committee. Conservatives are upset by what they describe as Pelosi's "authoritarian reign" of the House. LoadingSomething is loading. The House Freedom Caucus on Fr...
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Pelosi said it was’ridiculous’ for McCarthy to recommend Jim Banks and Jim Jordan for the January 6 committee:’There’s no way’

Pelosi defended her decision to block two Republicans from joining the January 6 committee. Pelosi said allowing Jim Jordan and Jim Banks to participate would be "ridiculous." Jordan and Banks are Trump loyalists who've repeatedly attacked the committee and its goals. LoadingSomething is loading. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday defended ...
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Liz Cheney smacked GOP Rep. Jim Jordan’s hand away when he tried to escort her during the Capitol riot, telling him’You f—ing did this,’ book says

Rep. Liz Cheney was mad at Rep. Jim Jordan during the January 6 Capitol riot, a new book says. It said he offered help but she slapped his hand and said: "Get away from me. You f---ing did this." Cheney was ousted from her high-ranking House GOP post over her criticism of Trump's election-fraud lies. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Liz Cheney rejected help from GOP Rep. Jim Jordan during the Capitol riot, saying he was to blame for the event, a new book said.The book, "I Alone Can Fix It: Donald J. Trump's Catastrophic Final Year" by the Washington Post reporters Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker, said that Cheney s...