As the left agonizes over Israel-Hamas cease-fire, New England’s progressive leaders stand apart
New England’s congressional delegation, stocked as it is with high-profile progressives, exemplifies the way the war in Gaza has scrambled the usual, easy-to-define ideological coalitions.
Kevin McCarthy was booted as House speaker two months ago. Now he’s leaving Congress by year’s end.
Two months after his historic ouster as House speaker, Republican Representative Kevin McCarthy of California announced on Wednesday that he is resigning from his congressional seat and will leave by the end of the year.