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Kevin McCarthy delayed the vote on the spending package by speaking for over 8 hours

House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy delivered a record-setting speech overnight to object to Democrats' social spending and climate bill. He hopes to clinch the speaker's gavel next year.

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