Members of U.S. House GOP describe threats sparked by votes against Jim Jordan for speaker

Many lawmakers have said they’ve faced threats and intimidation over voting decisions

By: and - October 20, 2023 12:00 pm

U.S. Rep. Don Bacon, R-Neb., arrives for a House Republican members meeting as the conference continues to debate the race for speaker of the House at the U.S. Capitol on Thursday in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) (This image cannot be republished unless you have a subscription to Getty.)

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Ashley Murray
Ashley Murray

Ashley Murray covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include domestic policy and appropriations.

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