Jim Jordan’s bid to be U.S. House speaker ends after rejection by GOP in closed meeting

By: and - October 20, 2023 12:04 pm

Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio, right, Republican speaker nominee, talks to his Chief of Staff Kevin Eichinger and Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-N.Y., after the House of Representatives failed to elevate Jordan to speaker of the House for the third time in the U.S. Capitol on Oct. 20, 2023 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images

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Ariana Figueroa
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