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October 03, 2023

Dems to vote against McCarthy

House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries.

House Democrats aren’t going to bail out Speaker Kevin McCarthy. During a closed-door meeting on Tuesday morning, House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries encouraged his caucus to vote to oust McCarthy.

Jeffries also “definitively” called for a vote against any procedural motions to delay the motion to vacate, according to a source in the room.

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