In groundbreaking news today, it has been confirmed that former House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is not planning on giving up his congressional seat anytime soon. Despite being ousted from the speakership earlier this week, McCarthy assured Fox News that he will remain in Congress. The news came after Politico suggested that McCarthy might consider stepping down to help the party recover from the recent shakeup.
While the article claimed that McCarthy was contemplating resignation before the end of his current term, he made it clear that he has no plans of throwing in the towel. McCarthy’s commitment to his congressional seat is admirable, as he intends to stay until a successor is selected next week. This shows his dedication to ensuring stability within the party.
It is no secret that McCarthy’s tenure as House Speaker was turbulent and short-lived, but that hasn’t deterred him from continuing his work. His decision to stay in Congress demonstrates his resilience and determination to support his party. Despite the challenges he has faced, McCarthy remains confident and optimistic about his future in politics.