US House has no members, no rules as speaker race drags on
Without a speaker, none of the them can be sworn in, and the 118th Congress can’t convene or vote on any rules. “I don’t know if I have health care, I don’t know if my staff get paid. “We are operating by precedent.”On the House floor, clerk Cheryl Johnson is holding the gavel, not the Republican majority. Off the floor, members are operating under the rules for the last Congress — they think. Republican Tom Cole of Oklahoma, the incoming chairman of the House Rules Committee, said that members-elect were operating under the rules of the previous Congress, when Democrats were in control.wftv.com
1/6 panel lawyer urged to run for Missouri US Senate seat
Former Republican U.S. Sen. John Danforth and others are urging a former federal prosecutor who now serves as an attorney for the congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection to make an independent run for one of Missouri’s Senate seats.
Sarah Jessica Parker on supporting 2024 Biden run: ‘We’ll see’
She rooted him on in 2020, but Sarah Jessica Parker isn’t explicitly throwing her support behind President Biden if he makes a 2024 reelection bid. “I would like to think that he feels good enough and well enough, and we’ll see, right?” the “And Just Like That” star told ITK when asked whether she’d back…news.yahoo.com