But then imagine a scenario in which Trump announces that he wants to run for office. In this case, a closer House of Representatives could actually turn against Trump, of which there will be some (probably impeachment supporters, if they are re-elected, but also many moderates) don’t want to vote for him. You can bet the leaders will do what is necessary to prevent such selection, but it is not always up to them. And every Republican knows that, just like in impeachment, opposing Trump will cost dearly.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2021/12/08/okay-lets-talk-about-trump-house-speaker/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_politics Okay, let’s talk about Trump for House speaker