Rep. Reschenthaler to Newsmax: GOP’s Brightest Future Has McCarthy as Speaker

Rep. Guy Reschenthaler, R-Pa., who’s set to become the House Republicans’ chief deputy whip when a new Congress convenes next month, finds it “laughable” that House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., is being compared to John Boehner and Paul Ryan — former House speakers on the GOP side.

“Kevin McCarthy is a [real] conservative,” Reschenthaler told Newsmax on Wednesday evening, while appearing on “Rob Schmitt Tonight.”

“It’s patently unfair to put [McCarthy] in the category of Boehner or Ryan,” added Reschenthaler, who referred to that pairing as “RINOs,” a euphemism for Republicans in name only.

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