McCarthy’s race for speaker risks upending House on Day One


              FILE - House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, of Calif., speaks at an annual leadership meeting of the Republican Jewish Coalition, Nov. 19, 2022, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
            FILE - House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., joined by Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik, R-N.Y., left, talks to reporters about the appropriations process by the majority Democrats to fund the government, at the Capitol in Washington, Dec. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File) FILE - Nancy Pelosi of California takes the gavel from House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., after being elected House Speaker at the Capitol in Washington, Jan. 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) FILE - House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., walks to the chamber for final votes as the House wraps up its work for the week, at the Capitol in Washington, Dec. 2, 2022. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
McCarthy’s race for speaker risks upending House on Day One