POLITICS
07/13/2011 02:02 pm ET Updated Sep 12, 2011

How Kevin McCarthy Wrangles The Tea Party In Washington

Most mornings when he is in Washington, the House majority whip, Kevin McCarthy, wakes up at 6 a.m. on his office sofa -- which is a slight improvement over the air mattress he once slept on, and probably better than the houseboat that a fellow Republican congressman, Lynn Westmoreland, has half-jokingly tried to convince him to share...

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