Following a historic battle for power over the last five days, Republican Kevin McCarthy (Calif.), was elected House Speaker.
While McCarthy negotiated with Republican holdouts to shore up his support, CNN commentators spent the week scoffing at—and even ruling out—the prospect of a McCarthy victory.
Mondaire Jones, a former Democratic congressman, stated Wednesday that Kevin McCarthy had lost the speaker’s election. “This is embarrassment upon embarrassment.”
Washington Free Beacon’s first article, The New CNN: The Commentators Sneer at McCarthy Victory