Meanwhile, it appears the dogs have no idea what to do now that they've caught the car. If the plan was to take Mr. Boehner's scalp, then hang the "Mission Accomplished" banner. If the plan was to really change things at the top, it appears Mr. Boehner's enemies came up short. Mr. Boehner's right-hand man, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, a California Republican, as of now seems poised to slide right into the No. 1 spot.