EXCLUSIVE – Rep. Jim Banks endorses Jim Jordan for Speaker of the House

Rep. Jim Banks (R-Ind.) backed Rep. Jim Jordan’s (R-Ohio) bid for Speaker of the Home, charging that the Ohio chief “is aware of learn how to struggle again” in opposition to excessive Democrats.

“Home Speaker Pelosi expelled Jim Jordan and me from the bogus January 6 committee, the primary and solely occasion in historical past through which members of Congress have been denied a seat on a choose committee,” Banks mentioned in an unique assertion to Breitbart Information. “Jim Jordan is aware of precisely how excessive Democrats are right this moment, and he is aware of learn how to struggle again. He’s a confirmed conservative, and he has my assist as speaker.”

Jordan introduced his bid to interchange former Home Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) on Wednesday. The Ohio congressman serves as chairman of the Judiciary and Arms committees of the federal authorities.

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The Ohio congressman has been one of the vital ardent assault canines in opposition to alleged corruption within the White Home, and is a frontrunner within the impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden.

Jordan was one of many unique founding members of the Home Freedom Caucus and has sturdy assist from conservatives throughout the Home Republican Convention.

In his Pricey Colleague letter to Republican lawmakers, he wrote that Republicans should unite and give attention to combating an more and more militarized federal authorities, reckless spending, and shutting the southern border.

“I’m endorsing Jim Jordan for speaker,” mentioned Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.).

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.), who led the motion to oust McCarthy, wrote, “My mentor Jim Jordan can be nice!”

“I’ll take off my jacket and roll up my sleeves to assist Jim Jordan turn into our subsequent president,” Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) wrote.

Sean Moran is a political correspondent for Breitbart Information. Observe him on Twitter @SeanMoran3.

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