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U.S. House of Reps Assigns Committee Chairs

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By Michael Ginsberg, 1-10-23

The House of Representatives affirmed the committee chairmanships of 21 Republicans on Tuesday, one day after the Steering Committee voted on five contested gavels….

…In addition to the 20 standing committees, which are permanent and pass legislation, Speaker Kevin McCarthy announced chairmen for two select committees, which don’t pass legislation. Ohio Rep. Mike Turner will chair the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence while Wisconsin Rep. Mike Gallagher will chair a new committee addressing security threats from China. The China competition committee was created by a resounding bipartisan vote.

Only two chairs are Freedom Caucus members.

Read entire article on Daily Caller.

Committee Chairs ratified:

Pennsylvania Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson-House Committee On Agriculture

Texas Rep. Kay Granger-House Appropriations Committee

Alabama Rep. Mike Rogers-House Armed Services Committee

Texas Rep. Jodey Arrington-House Budget Committee

North Carolina Rep. Virginia Foxx-House Committee on Education and the Workforce

Washington Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers-House Energy and Commerce Committee

Mississippi Rep. Michael Guest-House Ethics Committee

North Carolina Rep. Patrick McHenry-House Financial Services Committee

Texas Rep. Michael McCaul-House Foreign Affairs Committee

Tennessee Rep. Mark Green-House Homeland Security Committee

Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan-House Judiciary Committee

Arkansas Rep. Bruce Westerman-House Natural Resources Committee

Kentucky Rep. James Comer-House Committee on Oversight and Accountability

Oklahoma Rep. Tom Cole-House Rules Committee

Oklahoma Rep. Frank Lucas-House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

Texas Rep. Roger Williams-House Small Business Committee

Missouri Rep. Sam Graves-House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Illinois Rep. Mike Bost-House Veterans Affairs Committee

Missouri Rep. Jason Smith-House Ways and Means Committee

Ohio Rep. Mike Turner-House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

Wisconsin Rep. Mike Gallagher-House Select Committee on the Strategic Competition Between the United States and the Chinese Communist Party

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