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Exclusive — Jim Banks: Voters Would Be ‘Immediately Betrayed’ if GOP Worked with Democrats to Oppose McCarthy’s Speakership 

Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN), the chairman of the Republican Study Committee, spoke with Breitbart News about House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy’s (R-CA) run for Speaker and said it would be a “very shameful moment” and that voters would be “immediately betrayed” if establishment Republicans worked with Democrats to install a moderate Speaker.

Representative Jim Banks, a Republican from Indiana, speaks during a news conference at the US Capitol in Washington, D.C., US, on Thursday, June 9, 2022. Members of the House select committee on the Jan. 6, 2021 attack promise there will be surprises in a prime-time hearing tonight that will be …

Republican State Treasurers Plot Anti-ESG Strategy

WASHINGTON, District of Columbia — Republican state treasurers from across the country launched their strategies against leftist Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) policies at the State Financial Officers Foundation conference last week.

Louisiana State Treasurer John Schroder, national chair of SFOF

Exclusive – Republican Rep-Elect Nick LaLota: Time to ‘Secure the Damn Border Already’

The U.S. government needs to “secure the damn border already,” according to newly-elected Republican congressman Nick LaLota (NY-1 House seat previously held by Lee Zeldin), who also called to put the country’s economy “back on the right track” by making America energy independent and expressed his wish for leaders in Washington to be “as concerned with our own border as they [are] with other nations’ borders.”

Congressional candidate Nick LaLota speaks to supporters on election night at the Suffolk County Republican election night headquarters at Stereo Garden in Patchogue, New York on November 8, 2022. (Photo by Thomas A. Ferrara/Newsday RM via Getty Images)

Exclusive — Trump 2024 Senior Adviser Boris Epshteyn: Leftist Targeting of Trump Is out of ‘Third World Authoritarian Playbooks’

The left’s continued harassment of former President Donald Trump is out of “third world authoritarian playbooks,” Trump 2024 senior adviser Boris Epshteyn told “Breitbart News Saturday” on the heels of Attorney General Merrick Garland’s naming a special counsel to oversee the Justice Department’s investigation into the former president.

TAMPA, FLORIDA - JULY 23: Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during the Turning Point USA Student Action Summit held at the Tampa Convention Center on July 23, 2022 in Tampa, Florida. The event features student activism, leadership training, and a chance to participate in networking events with political leaders. …