Matt Gaetz broke Kevin McCarthy for sport
As the Republican Party continues its Trump-led descent into the kind of crass and constant drama usually only found on reality TV, one man has emerged to be the breakout star of this ignominious circus: Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida.
He succeeded Tuesday in removing Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy. Gaetz and other Republicans who voted to remove McCarthy couldn’t forgive him for staving off a government shutdown last weekend with the help of Democratic votes.
McCarthy began an impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden despite, so far, being unable to present any evidenced that...