Chris Christie Says Americans Don't Care Who's House Speaker

Is he right?
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A Google search for “Kevin McCarthy”—the California Republican who was expected to become the next speaker of the U.S. House until his surprising exit from the leadership race Thursday—yields more than 63 million results. Yet Chris Christie, who wants to be the next president, is insisting “nobody cares” who the next House speaker is.

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