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Wed Dec 6, 2023, 12:09 PM Dec 6

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Scott MacFarlane @MacFarlaneNews
House GOP majority is about to shrink further. As former Speaker Kevin McCarthy announces he’s leaving Congress at end of year

bennydiego @bennydiego

Two months after his historic ouster as House speaker, Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy announced that he is resigning from his congressional seat in California.


Rep. Patrick McHenry, who served as temporary speaker, will retire.
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Rats... ship [View all] bigtree Dec 6 OP
Just guessing that he isn't retiring gab13by13 Dec 6 #1
good one, gab bigtree Dec 6 #2
You are right. It is for Mansions for the Ultra-rich. usaf-vet Dec 6 #13
He and Devin Nunes are starting a dairy farm. rubbersole Dec 6 #14
That's what the sheep are hoping anyway... Probatim Dec 6 #17
It would be a Holiday gift to the country if 1/2 dozen Republicans... OAITW r.2.0 Dec 6 #3
I like the way you think! BComplex Dec 6 #27
He's burning them cilla4progress Dec 6 #4
The US Constitution requires a special election for House members. Bakersfield is a bright red district. Hekate Dec 6 #7
Pro choice ads can change votes malaise Dec 6 #9
having if the highest crime rates in the country wont help. mopinko Dec 6 #11
That is the key! MOMFUDSKI Dec 6 #12
Newsom must call a special election within a given time period. patphil Dec 6 #8
So California has to call a special election within 14 days of a vacancy TlalocW Dec 6 #5
California Dem here. Scottie Mom Dec 6 #21
Unfortunately TlalocW Dec 6 #22
What a great reply! Love it. 🤣 EOM Scottie Mom Dec 6 #26
Bakersfield is very red lame54 Dec 6 #28
Unlikely the district could flip gratuitous Dec 6 #29
So, if Kev is gone, end of this month..and the devoldor guy is asiliveandbreathe Dec 6 #6
No. former9thward Dec 6 #16
I was just coming back to correct..thanks asiliveandbreathe Dec 6 #20
Michael Moore on the ReTHUG slim majority malaise Dec 6 #10
Apt quote: evolves Dec 6 #15
Toxic air in Bakersfield, Ca would likely result in another ReThug.. Could be worse than Qevin. Seriously. nt TeamProg Dec 6 #18
all of this is because of gerrymandering Hamlette Dec 6 #19
This is not a case of rats abandoning ship. totodeinhere Dec 6 #23
actually, with the slim majority bigtree Dec 6 #31
Everything you said is valid of course. totodeinhere Dec 6 #33
Bye Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin Dec 6 #24
Rats never leave... Hope22 Dec 6 #25
What cowards bdamomma Dec 6 #30
Some of these rats malaise Dec 6 #32
Yes, indeed bdamomma Dec 6 #34
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