Matt Salmon said leadership, which includes newly minted Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California and Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana, handled the situation better than Ive seen them handle anything thus far. Please enter your email address below to begin receiving the Politics Today newsletter. You must enter a valid email address in the field above! Thank you for signing up for the Politics Today newsletter! You should receive your first newsletter very soon. We’re sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter. I have been a real critic of leadership, but I have to be complementary of how Kevin McCarthy, as majority leader, has shown that things will be different than they used to be, said the fourth-term Arizona lawmaker. A lot of members were more excited about how this process was handled. Salmon said that as soon as the initial House bill failed, the leadership immediately sought input from conference members who opposed the measure before crafting new legislation.
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