Conservative to GOP: Don't get comfortable

A House Republican lawmaker has a stern warning for the new GOP leadership team: Don't get too comfortable.


Sophomore GOP Arizona Rep. David SchweikertDavid SchweikertThe Hill's 12:30 Report: Sanders set to shake up 2020 race House Dems release 2020 GOP 'retirements to watch' for Ethics committee expanding investigation into GOP rep over finance questions MORE tells The Hill that he's generally satisfied with Thursday's leadership election, where California Rep. Kevin McCarthyKevin Owen McCarthySteve King asks for Congressional Record correction over white supremacist quote Steve King urges supporters to pray for his committee assignments to be restored: report Congress allows Violence Against Women Act to lapse MORE was promoted to majority leader and Louisiana Rep. Steve ScaliseStephen (Steve) Joseph ScaliseOn unilateral executive action, Mitch McConnell was right — in 2014 Texas man with politician hit list, illegally 3D printed rifle sentenced to eight years The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by the American Academy of HIV Medicine - Will there be any last-minute shutdown drama? MORE won the race for GOP whip.

"The real test," Schweikert contends, is whether McCarthy and Scalise "are going to take what they've heard from so many of us and move forward on it? Because remember in 40 working days, in November, we go through this all again."