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

By: and - January 6, 2023 5:37 am

U.S. Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) heads to the U.S. House chamber on Jan. 5, 2023. For the third day in a row McCarthy failed to get enough votes in the House to win the Speaker position, leaving the chamber stuck until the leadership position is selected. (Photo by Ashley Murray / States Newsroom)

Our stories may be republished online or in print under Creative Commons license CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. We ask that you edit only for style or to shorten, provide proper attribution and link to our web site.

Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

MORE FROM AUTHOR
Ashley Murray
Ashley Murray

Ashley Murray covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include domestic policy and appropriations.

MORE FROM AUTHOR