McCarthy said on CBS' "Face The Nation" that he will meet with King on Monday to discuss the veteran lawmaker's future in the Republican Party.
Instead of answering directly, Scalise referred to Republicans' statements denouncing King's comments, and said "many Democrats" - he did not name them - had "aligned themselves with anti-Semites" and "called on physical violence".
The New York Times recently quoted King saying, "White nationalist, white supremacist, Western civilization - how did that language become offensive?"
King insisted on the House floor Friday that he's an advocate for Western civilization, not white supremacy or white nationalism, and that he isn't racist.
He said it was a "mistake" to use phrasing that "created an unnecessary controversy" and denied being racist.
Senator Tim Scott, a Republican representing SC, penned a thoughtful piece in The Washington Post on how some fellow Republicans like Steve King are damaging the party by spewing thoughts that lack basic fairness and civility yet wonder why the party is considered to be racist.
Following his on-camera interview, McCarthy told host Margaret Brennan that he is reviewing whether King will keep his congressional committee assignments, CBS reported.
McCarthy also on Sunday dismissed a report in The Washington Post that President Trump has concealed details of his meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
King serves on the Agriculture, Small Business and Judiciary committees, and chairs Judiciary's subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
In his interview with the Times, King said he's OK with immigrants of various races legally entering the US ― so long as American culture stays white and European. She did not elaborate.
Scott, the GOP's sole Black senator, rattled off examples of white nationalist terror that have rocked the country in recent years: the Kentucky man who fatally shot two African-Americans in a Kroger parking lot, the deadly "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Va., and the shooting massacre at a historic Black church in Scott's hometown of Charleston.
"What Steve King said was stupid", he said. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), and Sen. "It was stupid. It was hurtful".
Cruz joined other members of his party Sunday morning in criticizing King's words. It was wrong. And he needs to stop.
Robert Mueller took over the investigation when he was appointed special counsel soon after Comey's firing. A Democratic congressional leader on Sunday questioned why Trump has a habit of being friendly with Putin.
Washington is hopeful that prospect Carter Kieboom will be big league ready by the start of the 2020 season. He'll turn 32 in May, so he's likely past his prime but should still have a few good seasons left.
Murray has had a celebrated career, breaking long Grand Slam droughts for British men when he won the U.S. Andy's earned everything he's ever achieved, is a hero to millions of Scots and we're all behind him".
This change to Unity's terms came on December 5, 2018, but wasn't clarified directly to Improbable until January 9, 2019. Other studios have taken a more cautious tone, such as Bossa Studios, the developers of Worlds Adrift .
Mr Trump said the Democrats "could solve the Shutdown in 15 minutes" and that he was "ready to sign" a deal. Trump reminded that building a wall on the Mexican border was one of his main campaign promises.
As their interview continued they discussed VLC's roadmap which actually includes support for Apple's Airplay . The 3 billion downloads mark was probably reached today thanks to the sixth update in the "Vetinari" series.
West Texas Intermediate slipped 0.5% after a rally on Wednesday brought crude's rebound from an 18-month low in December to 23%. The Canadian dollar traded at an average of 75.42 cents United States compared with an average of 75.56 cents USA on Thursday.
Dissecting a significant swath of the infrared part of the light's spectrum revealed the tell-tale signature of magnesium. However, due to its distance it only became visible as its image was made brighter and larger by gravitational lensing .
You can either be a wild renegade and go solo or get some of your pals together to play it as a team and take on the world. Wait too long and bounty hunters from each of the states will track the player forcing them to either pay up or escape.
Government Shutdown Impacts Craft Breweries
The TTB issues permits for new businesses to open, craft a new beer or wine, or create labeling for a product. But Katchever can't bottle the more than 500 cases of beer until his label gets approved by the bureau.
Addison Russell signs pre-arbitration contract with Cubs
Russell will miss the first month of the 2019 season, which will cost him approximately $540,000, and is eligible to return May 3. The Cubs avoided arbitration with all seven of their eligible players Friday by settling on salary figures for the 2019 season.
Austin Kendall to enter NCAA transfer portal
Kendall played backup to Heisman Trophy victor Baker Mayfield during his true freshman year before sitting out a redshirt season. He played well in the time he was given, completing 71.8 percent of his passes (28 of 39) for 265 yards and three touchdowns.
No One Can Believe Tate Martell’s Real Name Is Tathan
He completed 23 passes for 269 yards and one touchdown while rushing for 128 yards with two touchdowns in his backup role. Martell listing his name with the NCAA means schools are now free to talk to him about a potential transfer.
Red Sox Avoid Arbitration With Mookie Betts on Record Deal
His record-setting deal will establish the new standard for players with four-plus years of Major League Baseball service time. The website also predicts Jackie Bradley Jr ., who is in his second arbitration-eligible year, will receive $7.9 million.
Toyota Supra accidentally unveiled in official tweet
Buyers can expect the Supra to cost a bit more than a traditional Toyota sedan, but we don't have numbers on the exact cost. The new concept is not the same as the GR Supra Racing concept that was showcased at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.