But Might Only Win Over 10-12 Votes

A source close to Rep. Kevin McCarthy reportedly confirmed to Reuters that a deal is on the table, but that it won’t put him over the vote threshold needed to be elected speaker of the House.

Sources told Reuters that it possibly could give McCarthy an additional 10-12 votes from holdouts.

NBC News reported that the emerging deal is “phase 1” of a plan to generate steam for McCarthy, and allow him to turn some anti-McCarthy lawmakers.

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