U.S. House stuck for a third day as Republicans struggle to unite around a speaker

By: and - January 5, 2023 3:57 pm

Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s backing through Thursday’s five rounds of ballots dropped to 200 votes, down from 201, with 20 members of his conference voting for other candidates and one member voting present.  (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
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