On Friday, the House Liberal Election Team sent a brief letter to House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), urging him to remove House Speaker Nancy Pelosi from her position as Speaker. President after her “authoritarian” behavior in recent weeks.
The letter comes in response to the drama unfolding this week regarding the establishment of the January 6 Riot Selection Committee.
In their letter, the caucus told McCarthy that they “respectfully ask that you pursue the mandate of the Republican Convention in the House of Representatives, in accordance with the Rules of the Convention, to submit and present a offer the privilege by July 31, 2021, to vacate the chairperson and end the case of Nancy Pelosi’s autocratic reign as Speaker of the House. “
The letter states, “Rule IX, Clause 3 of the House Rules for the Seventeenth Centennial Congress requires that ‘A resolution that causes a vacancy in the Office of the Speaker shall not take precedence unless when given at the direction of a party caucus or conference’. “
The group of lawmakers argued that “Pelosi’s term is destroying the House and our ability to honestly represent the people we are here to serve,” referring to the measures Pelosi took. implemented as “allowing proxy voting and desecrating security measures such as metal detectors for members to come to the floor to vote.”
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