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  • McCarthy abruptly withdraws candidacy for House speaker story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Oct-08-15 5:38 pm

    WASHINGTON - Confronting insurmountable obstacles, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy suddenly withdrew from the contest for speaker of the U.S. House on Thursday, shocking colleagues just before they were to vote and producing ever-deeper chaos for a divided Congress.