Rep. Chip Roy (R-TX), which is 1 of the states that starring the US successful COVID cases, tried to adjourn the House protestation the disguise mandate, and it failed.
Here is what happened erstwhile Republicans tried to unit the House to adjourn:
197-225: House voted against adjourning for the day, requested by Rep. Chip Roy (R-TX) to protestation the House disguise wearing request being reimposed.
7 Republicans joined each Democrats successful voting No. pic.twitter.com/vvu3Nxctwa
— Craig Caplan (@CraigCaplan) July 28, 2021
Way to flex your muscles and amusement Democrats that masks are bad.
Oh. Wait a minute.
Republicans Couldn’t Even Get All Of The House Republicans To Support Their Protest.
The question crashed and burned due to the fact that House Republicans couldn’t adjacent hold among themselves to protestation the disguise mandate.
A bully regularisation of thumb for a subordinate of Congress is to marque definite that you really person the enactment of each the members of your caucus earlier you motorboat a protest, oregon other you volition look similar a implicit idiot erstwhile it fails.
Speaker Pelosi brought backmost the disguise mandate connected the House floor, due to the fact that surprise, galore House Republicans person refused to get vaccinated. The vaccination complaint among members of the House is not 100%, truthful Speaker Pelosi truly had nary choice.
Speaker Pelosi is trying to support people, but adjacent successful failure, the connection from House Republicans is that they privation to dispersed COVID and termination arsenic galore of their supporters arsenic possible.
Mr. Easley is the managing editor. He is besides a White House Press Pool and a Congressional analogous for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Degree successful Political Science. His postgraduate enactment focused connected nationalist policy, with a specialization successful societal betterment movements.
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