Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Texas, said Sunday that the drama in the House that temporarily blocked Kevin McCarthy's bid to become Speaker of the House was "pointless."
"That's where the heartburn is and that's what I want people to know," he said. "This deal was easy. That wasn't the hard part, right? There's not as much disagreement as everyone thinks on how that rules package went by and what some of the new changes needed to be. The only thing I'll disagree with this group on is, is that it could have been done earlier." Jessica Chasmar is a digital writer on the politics team for Fox News and Fox Business. Story tips can be sent to Jessica.Chasmar@fox.com.
"So that's what justifies the animosity that occurred all week, and it seemed very, very pointless," he added.