Jim Jordan

House Republicans drop Jim Jordan as their nominee for speaker, stumbling back to square one

House Republicans drop Jim Jordan as their nominee for speaker, stumbling back to square one

  • The combative Trump ally lost 25 Republican colleagues on his third attempt for the speakership, worse than in his earlier bid
  • Chaos erupted on Oct. 3 when a small band of eight pro-Trump hard-liners orchestrated the removal of Kevin McCarthy as House Speaker
By AP ·