Republicans are still reeling in the wake of boasting that the Benghazi committee was put together in order to bring down Hillary Clinton's poll numbers.
In a stunning turn of events, Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) announced that he would not seek election for the position of Speaker of the House.
Right-wing "Freedom Caucus" is throwing another roadblock in front of Kevin McCarthy's bid for Speaker of the House.
House Democrats are taking the gloves off, after the Republican leadership's public admission that the Benghazi committee is all a political game.
House Republicans will meet this Thursday to choose their party's nominee for the post, but the speaker is elected by the entire House of Representatives.