McClatchy's national and political correspondents talk about what exactly happened when California Representative Kevin McCarthy pulled out of the race to replace John Boehner as Speaker of the House of Representatives today, and answer what it means for the Republican party and how it affects America overall. (Natalie Fertig / McClatchy)
CVS pharmacist Courtney Goodman of Sarasota explains how naloxone reverses heroin and opioid overdoses. On July 1, a new Florida law takes effects that allows naloxone to be sold at pharmacies without a prescription. All 878 CVS Pharmacy locations will do so.
Isabelle Lieblein, a rising 12th-grader at Beaufort High School, meets with Rep. Mark Sanford in his office in Washington, D.C., on June 23, 2016. Lieblein is the Congressional Art Competition winner for South Carolina First District, and her art will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for a year.
Outside the U.S. Capitol, Rep. Jim Clyburn, R-S.C. spoke about his friend Rep. John Lewis, who led the 26-hour sit in for gun legislation that ended June 23, 2016.
Democratic presumptive presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, denounces Donald Trump’s economic policy and defends the Clinton Foundation during a speech Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at the North Carolina State Fairground’s Exposition Center in Raleigh, NC.
Hillary Clinton proudly claims the “woman card” in the presidential race during speech Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at the North Carolina State Fairground’s Exposition Center in Raleigh, NC.
Missey and Greg Smith of Overland Park, Kan., discuss the U.S. House’s failure to pass the Kelsey Smith Act, a bill named after their daughter who was abducted and murdered in 2007. The couple traveled to Washington, D.C., for the May 23 vote, thinking it would be the culmination of an almost decade-long quest to get the bill passed. The legislation would require cell phone companies to quickly provide the location of a wireless phone if police think the phone’s owner is in serious danger.
Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) rallied the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday and staged a sit-in on the House floor in order to force a vote on gun control. Democrats chanted "No bill, no break" and lawmakers were forced to recess as the Democrats continued to occupy the well and refused to leave.
Donald Trump bashed his opponent democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in a speech in New York City on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. The Republican presidential candidate harshly criticized Clinton's time as secretary of state, saying she ran the State Department like "her own personal hedge fund."
Rep. Jim Costa, a Democratic congressman representing the 16th District of California, stressed the need for bipartisan gun legislation. He said it wasn't about taking away citizens' right to lawfully own guns but an effort to make America safer. He spoke briefly about a child from his district who had been shot in front of his parents.
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