Cobb Republicans: Withdrawal could open door to Georgia reps
by Jon Gargis
October 09, 2015 12:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
MARIETTA — Cobb County politicos say they want to see the next U.S. Speaker of the House hail from Georgia, but the road there might be a crowded one. Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-California, withdrew Thursday from the contest to become the next speaker, leaving two other Republicans in the running for the position: Jason Chaffetz of Utah and Daniel Webster of Florida. “We need a new face,” McCarthy said after a closed-door meeting...
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