House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy Makes Picks for Jan. 6 Panel
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R., Calif.) chose five Republican lawmakers to serve on the Democrat-led select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, ahead of the panel’s first hearing later this month.
Mr. McCarthy tapped Rep. Jim Banks (R., Ind.), chair of the Republican Study Committee, a group of the most conservative House Republicans, to serve as the select committee’s top-ranking GOP member.
His other appointees are moderate Rep. Rodney Davis (R., Ill.), the top Republican on the Committee on House Administration; Reps. Jim Jordan (R., Ohio)...