Representative Kevin McCarthy re-elected Republican leader

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Posted at 11:40 AM, Nov 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-17 16:00:32-05

Representative Kevin McCarthy, who was recently re-elected to represent the CA 23rd District, was also re-elected as Republican House leader.

House Republicans announced the decision in a tweet Tuesday morning:

McCarthy responded that he was honored to lead the House of Representatives.

And said that "this was the most united & energized I have ever seen House Republicans.

In addition, House Republicans elected Rep. Liz Cheney as Conference Chair, Rep. Tom Emmer as NRCC Chair, Rep. Gary Palmer as Policy Chair and Rep. Mike Johnson as House Vice-Chair.