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The young man smiling in the last Bakersfield High School student newspaper for the 1983 school year was captioned -- "Most Likely to Succeed." ...
The House voted on a new rules package with major input from the more conservative members through the negotiations to earn Kevin McCarthy enough votes make him House speaker. ...
Democratic Rep. Sara Jacobs of California, who previously tracked extremism at the State Department, says Speaker McCarthy’s deal with the Freedom Caucus is part of a slow-motion insurrection. “The far-right election deniers are starting to use the institutions themselves, and that becomes harder and harder to stand up against,” Rep. Jacobs tells MSNBC’s Julián Castro.  ...
Texas Rep. Chip Roy helped lead four grueling days of talks that eventually led to him and 19 other conservatives dropping their opposition to McCarthy's bid for Speaker. ...

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