U.S. evacuating embassy in Baghdad, Biden to convene immigration meeting in Guatemala, Senate returns for Approps season, and the latest intel on the House GOP leadership races.
First elected in 2004, McMorris Rodgers quickly ascended the GOP hierarchy, becoming a member of leadership in 2009.
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The president visited Texas last week, but he chose not to go to the border, despite calls from members of Congress for him to do so.
The process, resembling the secrecy of a papal election and the elimination rules of a televised singing contest, could take hours.
Fourth-ranking House Republican improperly mixed campaign and official funds over the course of reelection, leadership races, report says.
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His GOP colleagues dumped him unceremoniously.
Rep. Charlie Dent (R-Pa.) has a strong fundraising quarter, though he doesn’t need the money this time.
Ed O'Keefe and Wesley Lowery
The No. 1 and No. 3 House Republicans respond remarkably differently to the loss, while rank-and-file members are left stunned.