There are rumbles of a deal after 3 days of unsuccessful voting for House speaker
After three days and 11 votes, the House is still without a leader. But Thursday night some lawmakers indicated a deal was in the works that could end the stalemate. Follow Friday's actions at this link.
- What's next: The House is adjourned until noon ET on Friday.
- What's on the table: There's some optimism about a framework for a deal. Others are more cagey.
- What's behind it all: The GOP holdouts include staunch anti-establishment lawmakers who want the government to do a lot less.
- Listen up: The NPR Politics Podcast has the recap you need.