Kevin McCarthy has been appointed as the new Speaker of the American Parliament. Foreign media reported that he became Speaker after conducting 15 rounds of voting.
In the poll, Kevin McCarthy has gotten 216 votes. Foreign media reported that his opponent, the Democratic candidate, Hakeem Jeffries, got only 212 votes.
Recently, the country’s politics faced a severe crisis due to the inability to elect a speaker. Foreign media said that the reason for that was that Kevin McCarthy, who ran for the position of speaker of the American House of Representatives, was defeated for the sixth time.