Chaffetz Says He’ll Remain Candidate for House SpeakerMadeline McMahon, Billy House and James Rowley
Republicans need to “find somebody that our whole body can unite behind,” Rep. Jason Chaffetz tells reporters.
- Republicans “have a lot of internal fracturing” and conference will discuss plan to move forward in coming weeks
- Rep. Steve Chabot says members are already discussing an “interim speaker” from ranks of members not seeking re-election next year
- Rep. John Fleming, member of House Freedom Caucus, says “it’s going to be a much more open process and your going to find more people stepping up with interest to run”
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