Meet the House ‘Dysfunction Caucus’ That’s Upsetting Kevin McCarthy

Meet the House ‘Dysfunction Caucus’ That’s Upsetting Kevin McCarthy


Shifting group of lawmakers blocks House speaker Kevin McCarthyFederal efforts are underway to pass legislation funding the federal government, with a shutdown scheduled for October 1 if Congress does not act. Dubbed the “dysfunction caucus” by critics, the holdouts have repeatedly flouted leadership.

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With a penchant for words, Eleon Smith began writing at an early age. As editor-in-chief of his high school newspaper, he honed his skills telling impactful stories. Smith went on to study journalism at Columbia University, where he graduated top of his class. After interning at the New York Times, Smith landed a role as a news writer. Over the past decade, he has covered major events like presidential elections and natural disasters. His ability to craft compelling narratives that capture the human experience has earned him acclaim. Though writing is his passion, Eleon also enjoys hiking, cooking and reading historical fiction in his free time. With an eye for detail and knack for storytelling, he continues making his mark at the forefront of journalism.
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