Washington Week

The week of failed votes and McCarthy's leadership

Clip: 01/06/2023 | 15m 55s  | Video has closed captioning.

The new year has brought new problems to the House, the likes of which this country has not seen in more than a century. But after days of failed votes to elect him the next speaker, Rep. Kevin McCarthy has mounted a comeback after numerous closed-door meetings, concessions and compromises. After flipping several holdout votes, he’s expressing optimism that he'll get the job.

Aired: 01/06/23

Rating: NR

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