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What three hard-line conservatives plan to do with their seats on the Rules Committee

Posted on AllSides January 30th, 2023
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The addition of Republican Reps. Chip Roy (Texas), Ralph Norman (S.C.), and Thomas Massie (Ky.) to the House Rules Committee — one of the concessions from Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) that helped him secure the gavel — means that the frequent antagonists of leadership have the opportunity to create significant barriers to getting legislation to the House floor. 

But the three say that if they use their leverage, it will be to enforce the kind of open-process demands that fueled resistance to McCarthy in the drawn-out Speakership battle.

“We just need to make sure that we’re applying the...

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https://thehill.com/homenews/house/3833833-what-three-hard-line-conservatives-plan-to-do-with-their-seats-on-the-rules-committee/

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