Crowley spoke with CBS News three days after an unusual Twitter spat with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the self-described democratic socialist who beat him June 26.
‘They want to get rid of this agency? It’s the craziest position I’ve ever seen,’ said House Speaker Paul D. Ryan.
Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page, who exchanged anti-Trump messages with a top FBI counterintelligence official, refused to appear under subpoena for testimony Wednesday.
‘I have always known Jim Jordan to be a man of honesty and a man of integrity,’ House Speaker Paul D. Ryan told reporters Wednesday.
A conservative crisis communications firm is pitching in to help Jordan fight accusations that he turned a blind eye to alleged sexual abuse by a team doctor at Ohio State University.
A couple of GOP senators and a handful of Democrats are the focus of persuasion campaigns.
A pending court case and the family-separation crisis could still force action, but Republican leaders signaled that no move is likely before the midterm elections.
The federal court in California said all children must be returned to their families within 30 days.
The president’s enthusiasm for the legislation had been in question. Last week, he said Republican lawmakers were wasting their time trying to approve it.
The back and forth on Capitol Hill underscored that a divided Congress is unlikely to pass legislation dealing with the policy before lawmakers break for a 10-day recess.