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House GOP Leader: ‘Action Will Be Taken' On Steve King Over White Supremacist Remark

5 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy may strip the Iowa congressman's committee assignments.
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House GOP leader vows action against King over race remarks

House GOP leader vows action against King over race remarks

5 monthes ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - The House Republican leader said Sunday he will meet with Rep. Steve King this week to discuss King's future and role in the party and promised action following the Iowa congressman's recent comments in defence of white supremacy.
“That language has no place in America. That is not the America I know and it's most definitely not the party of Lincoln,” said House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., referring to President Abraham Lincoln. “Action will be taken. I'm having a serious conversation with Congressman Steve King.”
King was quoted in The New York Times last week...
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House GOP Leader to Meet With Rep. Steve King About ‘White Supremacist' Remarks

5 monthes ago   |   By Time

The top House Republican says he and Rep. Steve King will discuss King's future in the party following the Iowa congressman's remarks in defense of white supremacy.
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy tells CBS' “Face the Nation” he intends to have a “serious conversation” with King on Monday.
The California Republican says King's “language has no place in America.”
The New York Times recently quoted King saying, “White nationalist, white supremacist, Western civilization - how did that language become offensive?”
Recently re-elected to a ninth term, King has since insisted he is an...
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House GOP leader to meet with King over race remarks

5 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The top House Republican says he and Rep. Steve King will discuss King's future in the party following the Iowa congressman's remarks in defense of white supremacy.
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy tells CBS' "Face the Nation" he intends to have a "serious conversation" with King on Monday.
The California Republican says King's "language has no place in America."
The New York Times recently quoted King saying, "White nationalist, white supremacist, Western civilization - how did that language become offensive?"
Recently re-elected to a ninth term, King has since insisted...
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