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October 13, 2023

Jim Jordan vote shocker

Rep. Jim Jordan surrounded by Capitol Hill reporters

House Republicans — and the entire Congress — are in the middle of a massive crisis. And there’s no way out right now.


House Judiciary Committee Chair Jim Jordan’s candidacy for speaker took a massive blow during a closed-door meeting Friday afternoon. Stunned House Republicans left town for the weekend nowhere closer to electing the next speaker than they were when the week started.

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