Instead of answering directly, Scalise referred to Republicans' statements denouncing King's comments, and said "many Democrats" - he did not name them - had "aligned themselves with anti-Semites" and "called on physical violence". "Under any fair political definition, I am simply a Nationalist".
King attempted to clarify his comments to the Times in a statement Thursday, calling himself a "nationalist" and rejecting the "labels" of white supremacy and white nationalism.
The long-serving representative claimed, additionally, that he is not a racist.
McCarthy, who appeared on CBS' "Face the Nation", told host Margaret Brennan after the cameras were turned off that he is reviewing whether King, now serving his ninth term, should keep his committee assignments, according to CBS' transcript of the broadcast. "In the future, I hope Steve King takes the opportunity to join us".
"He likes to create a personal relationship, build the relationship and rebuild the relationship with other world leaders", McCarthy said.
And the Congressional Black Caucus was not the only entity to come out against King on Saturday. "They believe there is some segment of the Republican Party that will abandon them if they actually do something about Steve King", Jennifer Rubin said while speaking with MSNBC's Joy Reid. We all ought to stand up against it, but it's easy when the Democrats condemn a Republican. "Why did I sit in classes teaching me about the merits of our history and our civilization?"
"I didn't know who all of these groups were and I detest any kind of hate group", he told the Times-Picayune newspaper then. Those that he serves on include the agriculture and judiciary committees. Action will be taken. I think all of us ought to be united regardless of party in saying white supremacist, white nationalism is hatred, it is bigotry, it is evil, it is wrong.
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds indicated Wednesday that she won't support King in the 2020 GOP primary. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), and Sen. "It was stupid, it was hurtful, it was wrong and he needs to stop it", Sen.
I have done well in New Zealand recently. "For that, I will have to make good every opportunity that is given to me", he said. Young Punjab batsman Shubman Gill has been roped in for the T20I and ODI series in New Zealand and has replaced KL Rahul .
Now, doctors say there are certain risk factors that can make it more likely for someone to develop complications from the flu. Specifically, influenza-like illnesses (ILI) this week peaked at 3.5 percent, whereas last year's ILI peaked at 7.5 percent.
According to USA Today's Bob Nightengale, the team will meet with Murray today to try and convince him to choose baseball. The Oklahoma quarterback has until Monday to declare for the National Football League draft or stick with baseball.
Less than 15 minutes later, Jake Patterson, 21, was in custody after police pulled over his vehicle, based on Closs' description. The 13-year-old's parents-Denise Closs, 46, and James Closs, 56-were found murdered in their Wisconsin home on October 15.
A protester with a poster of Trump and Putin outside the Phoenix Convention Center where Trump was holding a rally in August 2017. At the same time , & as I have often said, getting along with Russian Federation is a good thing, not a bad thing.
The mission demonstrates China's growing ambitions as a space power to rival Russian Federation , the European Union and the U.S. This is the second Chinese probe to land on the moon, following the first Yutu rover mission on its Earth-facing side in 2013.
Stairs said that with CHIME, "mapping the entire northern hemisphere every day, we're bound to find more repeaters over time". Though researchers have been able to track down the area of origin for at least one FRB, it's usually hard to study one.
Pacquiao looked good in his brief in-ring workout Wednesday, pounding Roach's ribcage while working the mitts. Pacquiao, on the other hand, is set to face Broner on January 20 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
His 64-65 weekend gave him a tie for seventh, and he now heads off to Singapore with hopes of earning a spot in the British Open. At the 417-yard par-4 16th, after his drive went to the fairway bunker Smith stuck his next shot close and carded a birdie.
Kuchar ended a four-year drought by winning the Mayakoba Classic in Mexico last fall, and there are a few similarities. Love is not playing next week on the Big Island because he is playing the Singapore Open. "Still played a good round".
Should this project find favor with the fanbase, I'm guessing it'll finally gloss over Mortal Kombat: The Journey Begins. The report also revealed a new character named Geras, who will also reportedly get the video package treatment as well .
Mass Overdose in California Kills 1, Injures 12
The Drug Enforcement Administration depicts the flow of illicit opioids from China into the United States in a recent report . The mass overdose took place at one house in the city about 90 minutes north of Sacramento.
Joe Lieberman ramps up feud with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Price-tag estimates for carrying out that agenda - costs that taxpayers would bear - range from $2 trillion to $51 trillion. "I certainly hope she's not the future and I don't believe she is", the 76-year-old Lieberman, a moderate Democrat, said.
Two Young Female Police Officers Killed In 2 Days
I would like this photograph to serve as my gratitude for all those law enforcement men and women who have served, who... I am grieving with the Davis community and with Natalie's family. "It was one of her true passions to do this".
Stocks boosted by US-China trade hope, oil prices soar
Hong Kong's Hang Seng recovered to edge 0.1 percent higher, to 26,492.61, while the Shanghai Composite index was flat at 2,545.37. It was the first time that Brent and WTI had seen nine days of consecutive price increases since 2007 and 2010 respectively.
Graham says Trump isn't giving in on border wall
The California Democrat opposes spending money on what she calls an "ineffective, wasteful wall" along the USA southern border. He again sought to blame Democrats , who he said were "everywhere but Washington as people await their pay".
Thomas first female on-field NFL playoff game official
According to ABC 13 , Thomas made history back in 2015 after becoming the first female to be a full-time official for the NFL . Thomas was the down judge in Sunday's divisional round game between the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Chargers .