Home Republican members have threatened to research Biden and parts of his administration since early in his presidency. However solely beginning in January, following their projected retaking of the Home majority on Wednesday, will they’ve the flexibility to set the agenda for the Home and its committees.
Requested about potential Republican investigations, McCarthy made reference to the origins of the Covid-19 virus; the Biden administration’s withdrawal from Afghanistan; Homeland Safety Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas’ job efficiency; and whether or not there may very well be terrorists coming throughout the border.
“What have they got deliberate? Who’re they speaking to, and why are they right here? That’s simply the beginning,” McCarthy stated of doable investigations on undocumented immigrants.
Republicans could have a slender Home majority. If McCarthy turns into Speaker — as his convention nominated him to be this week — his vote margins for executing plans shall be slimmer than many observers had predicted previous to the midterm elections.
“Now we have to work as a staff, or we’ll lose as people,” McCarthy instructed host Sean Hannity. “And I consider this convention will rally collectively.”