Biden: House Republicans ‘walking away from the threat of Russia’

Biden: House Republicans ‘walking away from the threat of Russia’

President Joe Biden talks briefly with reporters after returning to the White House on Feb. 19, 2024, in Washington, D.C. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Joe Biden called the behavior of House Republicans “shocking” on Monday for “walking away from the threat of Russia” for not passing aid for Ukraine. “The way they’re walking away […]

A guide to the 5 GOP factions roiling the House

A guide to the 5 GOP factions roiling the House

“It is a tough job. He’s doing well,” McCarthy told POLITICO as he visited his old stomping grounds for a recent event. “I think you get better every day at it.” The former speaker, however, declined to evaluate Johnson’s performance more specifically, saying: “I don’t give grades. I wasn’t a teacher.” Those parts of the […]

Republicans who ousted George Santos don’t regret it, even though they lost the seat

Republicans who ousted George Santos don’t regret it, even though they lost the seat

Former Rep. George Santos was expelled from Congress in December. | Francis Chung/POLITICO House Republicans expressed few regrets this week for their decision to oust the scandal-plagued George Santos or even for their inability to hold his seat this past Tuesday. That loss, in a closely watched special election in New York’s third congressional district, […]

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