WASHINGTON EXAMINER: House Dysfunction Could Spell Doom for Vulnerable Republicans and GOP Majority

October 15, 2023

With the 2024 elections inching closer, disagreement within the House Republican conference on a speaker threatens to put several members representing swing districts at risk, further endangering their already slim majority over Democrats.

Former House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) was historically ousted from his post earlier this month as eight Republican detractors voted with House Democrats in favor of a motion to vacate. Now, Republicans are struggling to put forward a speaker nominee who can gain enough support from the conference to get elected.

ROKK Co-Founder and Partner, Ron Bonjean, offered his insights into what delaying the nomination means for Republicans in the Washington Examiner