So I guess this is supposed to be a big deal? Do we care? This is why they voted for Pelosi?
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The committee’s broad jurisdiction and legislative authority make it one of the most influential and powerful panels in the House. Its chairman is one of only three in the House with the authority to issue subpoenas without a committee vote or consultation with the ranking member. However, in recent history, it has become practice to refrain from unilateral subpoenas.
INBOX: Pelosi announces additional committee assignments for 117th Congress
Oversight and Reform Committee:
Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York
Congresswoman Katie Porter of California
Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of Michigan
Congresswoman Cori Bush of Missouri
— Geoff Bennett (@GeoffRBennett) January 6, 2021
Does this matter to the average citizen? Does this help the average citizen? I think these people have already lost their way.
vote for nobody
January 6, 2021 at 7:19 PM #391601ThouArtThatParticipant
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Looks like Mama Bear quarantined her opposition cubs on one committee to better keep an eye on their whereabouts.
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January 6, 2021 at 7:49 PM #391625closeupreadyParticipant
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This will save so many lives, eliminate so much poverty! :sarcasm:
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January 6, 2021 at 7:50 PM #391628Black LeBaronParticipant
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The first three (all but Bush) were already on that committee last year.
Great men are almost always bad men.
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