Full GOP subcommittee roster released
New House Appropriations Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-N.J.) yesterday released the full roster of panel Republicans and the subcommittees they'll serve on. Five of the 12 subcommittees have new chairmen in the 115th Congress.
Pelosi sends in Dem reinforcements
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) last night announced an array of new committee assignments for Democrats — including several freshmen.
Veteran Texas congressman to retire
Texas Rep. Sam Johnson, the oldest Republican in the House, announced today that he will retire at the end of the 115th Congress.
Ex-Rep. Shuler, top Trump campaign aide join lobby shop
Former Rep. Heath Shuler (D-N.C.), who most recently worked for Duke Energy Corp., is joining the federal policy team at BakerHostetler, the law and lobbying firm.
Sen. Heller to seek re-election, forgo run for governor
Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) used the quiet week between Christmas and New Year's to announce that he would seek re-election in 2018 rather than run for governor of the Silver State.