• CNN Reporter: Trump, Allies Dangling Speakership Threat Over Kevin McCarthy's Head ‘To Keep Him in Line'

    8 days ago - By Mediaite

    New reporting from CNN says former President Donald Trump and his allies are holding the threat of losing House speakership over Kevin McCarthy's head if he doesn't toe the line.
    If the Republicans retake the House in the 2022 midterms, McCarthy is expected to become the Speaker of the House. But there could conceivably be enough Republican dissatisfaction with him at that point, and the party could look to other candidates. Mark Meadows recently suggested it could be Trump himself.
    CNN Capitol Hill reporter Melanie Zanona wrote Wednesday that right now, there's a decent chance Trump still...
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