McCarthy challenges those threatening to oust him as speaker: 'File the f***ing motion'

Posted on AllSides September 14th, 2023
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During a closed-door meeting on Thursday, House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) offered his most pointed challenge yet to conservatives threatening to oust him as speaker, daring them to do it.

At a Republican member-only meeting covering the impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden and the appropriations process, McCarthy responded to Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) and others who have threatened to utilize the motion to vacate to oust him as speaker if he doesn't meet their demands on appropriations.

“If you want to file a motion to vacate, then file the...

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