Jordan, a founder of the conservative Freedom Caucus, is running for House minority leader in the new Congress against CaliforniaRep. Kevin McCarthy, the current majority leader and pick of the GOP establishment.
McCarthy, previously the second-ranking House Republican, will succeed retiring Speaker Paul Ryan as leader of a diminished GOP band in the lower chamber. McCarthy's supporters see him as an effective strategist and fundraiser.
DemocratKatie Porter captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat Thursday in the heart of what once was Southern California's Reagan country, extending a rout of the state's GOP House delegation that might not be over.
The Cook Political Reports' November 16 tallies for the House races are showing a whopping 7.3% overall lead for Democrats.
The talks come following midterm elections where Democrats retook the majority in the House of Representatives in a sharp rebuke to Trump.
McCarthy, a California Republican, has cultivated a relationship with Mr. Trump. Our fiscal and regulatory policies have created record job growth; we cracked down on human trafficking and passed legislation helping the survivors of sexual assault.
"So one of the first things we do, after doing all of that, is we thank that architect who happens to be the one and only woman speaker in the history of this body?" said Rep. Gerald E. Connolly, Virginia Democrat.
Oppenhiemer told Fox, "Republicans now have to work with a Democratic majority and they are going to have to decide if they want somebody who is both substantively more conservative, but also extremely more unreasonable in the leadership".
Republicans lost the control of the House for the first time in eight years but remains the majority in the Senate during the midterm elections held last week.
The US probably hasn't had a fair election in many years and this steal sounds the death knell of its democracy, since Trump seems strangely passive and can not or will not interfere. John Cornyn of Texas, who was term-limited under conference rules. Though the tax cut lowered overall rates, it hurt wealthy taxpayers and property owners in high-tax, Democrat-run jurisdictions because it capped the state and local tax (SALT) deduction at $10,000.
Apple cancels iPhone XR production boost, claims report
And then there is the "affordable" iPhone XR that starts at Rs 76,900 for base model, and goes all the way up to Rs 91,900. Apple announced it has taken $62.9bn (£48.2bn) in revenue for Q4 2018, an increase of 20 per cent ($52.5m) year-on-year.
With control of the House, the Democrats now have the authority to exercise oversight of President Trump's administration.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy is running to take over next year's shrunken caucus in closed-door elections that will set the tone for the new Congress.
Trump, who is close to McCarthy but also friendly with Jordan, largely stayed on the sidelines in the intraparty House contest. Rep. Mark Meadows of North Carolina, the Freedom Caucus chairman, called it a "gentlemanly" debate.
Mr Trump alleged that some fraudsters were changing their hats or shirts and coming back to vote a few times, although Republican election officials in Florida said that they had seen no evidence of this.
Two Saudi sisters found dead, tied together in NY
The women's bodies washed up along the banks of the Hudson River in Riverside Park, on the Upper West Side, Wednesday, Oct. 24. Saudi Arabia's Consulate General in NY said in a statement that it had "appointed an attorney to follow the case closely".
The euro fell to $1.1390 from $1.1412.Tokyo's Nikkei 225 sank 0.2 percent and Seoul's Kospi lost 1.5 percent. The response on Wall Street was to send the Dow plunging after it had opened by more than 300 points up.
As they called him a coward, a rat, a punk and Satan, Bulger kept his head down and showed no emotion as he scribbled on a pad. The ex-crime boss was on the run for years and was one of the FBI's most wanted before being captured in Santa Monica in 2011.
Apple's cluttered product lineup is hardly a new problem , but the situation with its laptops is now getting a little bit silly. So here's the New MacBook Air, a completely redesigned, reengineered, and carefully refined upgrade over the predecessor.
Lee is best known for his co-creation of characters like Spider Man , the Hulk , Doctor Strange , Iran Man, Thor and others. Lee, who was born Stanley Martin Leiber in 1922, grew up in the Bronx during the Great Depression.
Fox News called the race for Scott on Tuesday night by 50.4 percent to 49.6 percent, with 99 percent of precincts reporting . Now in another tweet , the President has congratulated Governor Ron DeSantis for being elected Florida Governor.
US sanctions on Iranian crude oil exports would take effect on November 4, prompting more countries to cut imports from Iran. One might expect the market to be nervous ahead of the impending U.S. sanctions on Iran, but the oil price dipped this week.
Sing: "Take Me Out To The Ball Game" was performed twice: At its traditional place in the seventh inning and once again in the 14. Kinsler appeared on shaky footing when he scooped it up and fired toward first, and the ball sailed well wide of its target.
Butler told the Timberwolves in September he wanted to be traded , and it took weeks for the team to find a deal it would accept. According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the team has every intention of working out a long-term deal with Butler.
That makes Michigan's household marijuana cultivation law the least strict out of all of the states. A Gallup poll found that 72 percent of Democrats and 51 percent of Republicans support legalization.
Golden State Warriors: Did Draymond Green go too far?
It's obviously tough to gauge at this point, but hard to ignore the idea of Durant and LeBron James teaming up in Los Angeles. Kerr also tried to rule out the narrative that Durant's upcoming 2019 free agency was behind the altercation.
Vermont Dems cancel Avenatti event following his arrest
Michael Avenatti , attorney for Stephanie Clifford, also known as adult film actress Stormy Daniels , walks as he leaves the U.S. An LAPD public information officer confirmed to Fox News that an individual had been arrested on domestic violence charges.
Why City boss Guardiola is in trouble
We came up against a team, Juventus, that were superior to us, and they'd beat us every time we played them. Guardiola said: "He is going to try to do the best job, like we try as managers and football players".
Uganda begins Ebola vaccination for high-risk health workers
This approach worked to eradicate smallpox in the 1970s.Despite vaccination efforts, Ebola is still spreading in eastern Congo. The World Health Organization and Ugandan Health Ministry are inoculating at least 2,100 workers, the ministry announced .
New Character Ashe Unveiled For Overwatch
In addition to the levitating Snowball and the Genji Sword, Overwatch's heroes and environments have been adapted into LEGO form. Then there's the coach gun , a sawed-off shotgun that knocks Ashe and her targets backward.