LIVE VIDEO: House Holds 14th Vote for Speaker in Late Friday Night Session

by J Pelkey
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The US House of Representative reconvened on Friday as the Speaker election continued following 11 straight losses for Kevin McCarthy earlier this week.

McCarthy lost the 12th ballot on Friday; however, he picked up more votes from Republican holdouts.

McCarthy picked up 14 GOP holdout votes in the 12th round.

McCarthy lost the 13th round of voting but picked up another holdout.

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The Congress was adjourned until 10 PM Friday night.

A vote is expected, and Republican Kevin McCarthy is expected to win the speakership after a long week of voting.

Watch the live via CSPAN:

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