Trumpist chaos in the United States

The ousted Republican House Speaker, Kevin McCarthy, appears before the press on Tuesday at the U.S. Capitol. As the sun set over Washington Tuesday, Congress was without a Speaker of the House of Representatives, the nation’s third highest authority and second in the order of succession to the White House behind the vice-president. It required only eight extremist dissidents from the Republican Party, in addition to the House Democrats, to oust Kevin McCarthy and throw America’s institutions into turmoil. As there is no precedent for such an occurrence in two and a half centuries of American democracy, the next […]

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