“I can’t imagine a more callous, heartless remark," Rep. Blumenauer said.
Democrats cited McCarthy's controversial comments last week.
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Rep. Louise Slaughter is moving ahead with a privileged resolution.
Rep. Walter Jones is calling for leadership candidates with "misdeeds" to drop out.
"Now let's do something!" Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) yelled.
The bill is in response to multiple security incidents.
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The panel is under fire, with allies of Hillary Clinton calling it a political tool.
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The defense came hours after McCarthy was featured in a new Hillary Clinton campaign ad.
“This ‘try-nothing’ Congress needs a reality check," Rep. David Jolly (Fla.) said.
The full House will elect a new Speaker on Oct. 29.