Kevin McCarthy can’t denounce Trump’s dinner with known white nationalist Nick Fuentes because if he did, McCarthy would also have to call out his new boss MTG pic.twitter.com/qjihmRc67l— Eric Swalwell (@ericswalwell) November 26, 2022
You know it's true. He needs a bigoted conspiracy theorist's support to become Speaker. He isn't interested in what he accomplishes as Speaker, he only knows that to do any of it, he needs to not alienate his own party's worst members.
And it is the same bargain the whole party makes with Trump. They have been mainstreaming evil.
UPDATE: Per Axios, GOP spokespersons for major Republican electeds had no comment because of course they didn't. Speaking out against evil isn't about who has got your back, sometimes it's just about whether you can find your own spine.