McCarthy Ouster Motion Advances to a Vote in the House

Posted on AllSides October 3rd, 2023
From The Left

A motion to table a vote to oust Kevin McCarthy fell short on Tuesday, teeing up a vote to remove the speaker from his post and throwing the House into unprecedented territory. In a 218-208 vote, with 11 Republicans joining all Democrats, the motion to table did not pass, kickstarting debate on McCarthy’s fate, which was set to be determined by a vote later Tuesday. McCarthy, facing a motion to oust him from Rep. Matt Gaetz over his handling of the government shutdown threat, attempted to call the Florida Republican’s...

Read full story

AllSides Picks

More News about Politics from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right