Newt Gingrich: President Biden and Speaker McCarthy After Round One
It has been an exciting and productive opening month for House Republicans. They are keeping their commitments and making progress.
by Newt Gingrich
This has been an important month for the emerging role of the new House Republican majority and its leader Speaker Kevin McCarthy.
So far, they have effectively implemented their Commitment to America. The 87,000 IRS agents were voted out. The new Select Committee on China was established with a strong bipartisan vote. The Chinese Communists were blocked from getting oil from our national strategic petroleum reserve by a bipartisan majority. As they committed, Republicans removed Congressmen Adam Schiff and Eric Swalwell from the Intelligence Committee and Congresswoman Ilhan Omar from the Foreign Relations Committee. Major investigations have been launched. A serious effort is underway to develop a strategy to get back to a balanced budget.
The biggest challenge Speaker McC …