As Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky visits Capitol Hill, the issue of aid to Ukraine remains a contentious topic. Kevin McCarthy, the House Minority Leader, has been unsuccessful in advancing a bill to…
Despite a crucial White House meeting, President Biden and House Speaker McCarthy failed to raise the debt ceiling. However, they plan to continue discussions to prevent a historic default as the United States races toward the approaching deadline of failing to be able to meet its financial obligations.
As Speaker of the House, Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) has ended proxy voting. The practice of voting by proxy was initially used out of fear over the spread of COVID-19. McCarthy had mentioned that he planned to end the price before he was awarded the gavel.
McCarthy tweeted on Thursday morning, no more voting via proxy. McCarthy stated that starting today, if you want your vote to count, you have to show up to work.