After the counters have finished counting votes from the eighth vote of the house clerk Cheryl Johnson again announced that “the speaker was not elected,” parameter up ninth vote to elect speaker.
Speaker election for 118th Congress now bound with 1923 competition for majority ballots even before the Civil War.
Rep. Troy Nels of Texas nominated McCarthy for this round and addressed his remarks to the American people”who observed these processes concerned about what they saw in this camera over in past two days.”
Nels, member of Liberty House caucus, many said of concerns raised group of He “converted and received” 20 of McCarthy’s adversaries.
“I believe that battle what we are doing has to end,” he said, noting that McCarthy had agreed to do changes to house rules including reduction threshold file a motion to vacate the chair allow the only member in call for a vote dislodge the speaker.
Movement, said Nels, allows Republican conference to bring the speaker to justice.
“American people gave us my friends, us Republicans, the majority and their vote of confidence change direction of our country,” he said. – American people ask for leadership”.
After Nels made case for McCarthy, Rep. Ted Lew of California Vice Chairman of a faction of the Democratic Party rose to nominate Jeffreys.
“Democrats are united to fight the climate crisis, while the Republicans are mired in in their own leadership crisis,” he said. — Madam Clerk, House Democrats Are Ready, Willing, and Able work for American people. We will do it under the guidance of Hakim Jeffreys, who have a plan for American people.”
Republican Party Representative Matt Rosendale of Montana then made remarks about Donalds’ nomination. for speaker, lamenting that over in past 15 years old, “the voices that have been sent here to equally, equally represent everyone of 435 districts across the country decreased “due to the amalgamation of power speaker and participants of House rules committee.
“We have more discussion and debate over in last three days than I participated in on it floor for in last two years old and he’s healthy,” Rosendale said.
Admitting that “change is unpleasant,” he said changes necessary in broken system.”
Rep. Lauren Bobert then nominated Republican Rep. Kevin Herne. for speaker, official throwing his name is in the mix after she voted for him in Eighth round.
“There was a check that showed that we need someone who is going to convince me colleagues on it side of pass, it’s time to go, it’s time build pulse. Many of “You said it,” Bobert said. — You see that Kevin McCarthy has no votes. You know he won’t get there.”
The Republican from Colorado said that the House of Representatives needs to begin “evaluate what life looks like after Kevin McCarthy.” like”Hearn,” she said, “lived the American way.” dream”and can unite party on delivery results.
“We can have a happy warrior leading us,” she said.
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