Hard-line Republican Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio, a polarizing figure who pushed for an Obama-era investigation of Energy Department lending, is considering making a bid to lead his party next year with the retirement of Speaker Paul Ryan.
Source: Conservative firebrand Jordan may run for speaker
BERLIN (AP) — Exit polls suggest Merkel’s conservative bloc finishes first in German election, with around 33 percent support. Source: Exit polls suggest Merkel’s conservative bloc finishes first in German election, with around 33 …
The Freedom Caucus — the group of roughly three dozen conservatives known to vote in bloc — would like McCarthy, or whoever becomes speaker, to give one of their members a top leadership post in exchange for votes. They’d also like their to see their conservative members installed as chairmen … Source: Paul […]
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Election losses for conservatives and a mass shooting in Hesston were among the top 10 stories in Kansas in 2016. The full list … Source: Conservative losses, factory shooting among Kansas’ top news