Charlie Dent Calls for ‘Bipartisan Coalition’ To Select New Speaker

‘The next Speaker should not appease those who make unreasonable demands’

Republican Rep. Charlie Dent Calls For "Bipartisan Coalition" To Select New Speaker (RealClearPolitics)

Republican Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy stunned House colleagues when he announced that he would withdraw from the race to be the next House Speaker. In the immediate aftermath, Rep. Charlie Dent says "anything is possible now."

To get anything done "we might have to assemble a bipartisan coalition, that’s the reality of this place," Dent told CNN moments after McCarthy withdrew from the race.

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