The Constitution doesn't prevent nonmembers of Congress from being selected by lawmakers to become Speaker of the House.
A former press aide to former President Trump and Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) on Tuesday announced a campaign to run for the House seat in New Hampshire's 1st District.Karoline Leavitt, who worked as an assistant
Donald Trump has never served in Congress or even as a state legislator, but Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) thinks the former reality TV show should be the Speaker of the House of Representatives if Republicans win back control during the 2022 midterm elections.
Former President Donald Trump has made it abundantly clear that he has no intention to claim the House speaker’s gavel. If he actually wants to run again for the presidency in 2024, he could seriously reconsider that stance.
Housing authority tenant advocate / street hot dog vendor / construction contractor / youth counselor Yul Watley is looking to add a new title to his civic resume: alder for an “isolated” neighborhood on the far east side of town.
A House Democrat announced legislation that would deny former President Donald Trump the speaker's gavel.
One of Maryland's top political leaders is joining the push for full legalization of marijuana, calling for a voter referendum in 2022.
Former U.S. Ambassador to Denmark Carla Sands is jumping into the GOP Senate primary in Pennsylvania.Sands is the latest Republican to enter what is quickly becoming a crowded field. She announced her campaign on W
Despite Gaetz's claim to be in direct contact with the former president, a spokesman for Trump said he has "zero desire to be speaker."
Gaetz made the remarks during a Trump rally in Sarasota, Florida, on the eve of Independence Day.
The crowded Republican primary for an open U.S. House seat in central Ohio is testing the ongoing political sway of former President Donald Trump
Former Rep. Abby Finkenauer, Iowa Democrat, announced Thursday she is running for GOP Sen. Charles E. Grassley's seat. Mr. Grassley, 87, has yet to say whether he will seek an eighth term. In her announcement video, Ms. Finkenauer, 32, says that Mr. Grassley and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Kentucky