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House Republicans in the dark on McCarthy’s shadow document

Posted on AllSides January 10th, 2023
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A private document that only some House Republicans have seen and others refuse to talk about could play an outsized role in the governance of the chamber over the next two years.

Why it matters: The document contains concessions — not included in the rules package passed on Monday night — that House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) made to rebellious Freedom Caucus members to secure the speaker's gavel.

Those members have threatened to kill McCarthy’s speakership as swiftly as they acquiesced to it if he reneges on their handshake agreements....

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https://www.axios.com/2023/01/10/republicans-mccarthy-house-rules-addendum

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