Ok, now I make up a lot of silly stuff on this site but to the best of my knowledge THIS IS TRUE. RollCall is a legitimate newspaper, owned by The Economist, that focuses on Congress. I used to subscribe, and I trust them.
Election Update: Do-Over on First Ballot
By Ben Pershing
Roll Call Staff
Thursday, Feb. 2
House Republicans are taking a mulligan on the first ballot for Majority Leader. The first count showed more votes cast than Republicans present at the Conference meeting.