15 seconds agoRep. Peter King tells me that members are crying in cloakroom, unable to handle the unrest and confusion. "A banana republic," he says. — Robert Costa (@costareports) October 8, 2015
Minutes before the election was scheduled to start, Rep. Kevin McCarthy has dropped out of the election for Speaker of the House. Fire up those popcorn poppers, folks. It’s a clown show and it’s just beginning.