House Speaker Johnson Is Off to a Great Start—Let’s Hope He Makes It Last

From a Washington Post column by Marc A. Thiessen headlined “Speaker Johnson is off to a great start. Let’s hope he makes it last.”:

For millions of Americans listening to Rep. Mike Johnson (R-La.) for the first time Wednesday, the new House speaker made a really good first impression. After he accepted the speaker’s gavel, Johnson’s first message was directed not to his fellow House Republicans, or conservative voters, but to his Democratic opposition.