Byron Donalds: Who is the hard-right's new nominee?

Rep. Byron Donalds of Florida was proposed as speaker by the far right of the House Republican Party

on Wednesday as the struggle for the gavel on the floor continued.

Both Democrats and Republicans gave Republican Rep. 

 Chip Roy of Texas a standing ovation when he announced Donalds' nomination.

GOP leader Kevin McCarthy also applauded Roy when he said

For the first time in history

there have been two Black Americans placed into the nomination for speaker of the House."

A second standing ovation followed as he continued

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