Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks during a news conference following a meeting with Senate Republicans at the U.S. Capitol on November 16, 2022 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
UPDATED 11:55 AM PT – Wednesday, November 16, 2022
The GOP managed to obtain a slim majority in the House of Representatives.
On Wednesday, the Republicans secured the 218th GOP seat in the lower chamber.
Although House Republicans have nominated Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) for House Speaker, several other leadership positions and committee assignments are still to be determined.