“This is an ambitious schedule,” Mr. Johnson told colleagues but said it was achievable.
Republican members expressed strong support for getting things done. “He's going to deliver wins for the American people,” said Rep. Matt Rosendale. “We've had members who have been here for 15 years saying they've never seen our conference as united as it is today.” Majority Whip Tom Emmer (R-Minn.) said. “I firmly believe that with House Republicans now united and ready to get back to work, as our new speaker said, our best days lie ahead.”