Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Oversight and Government Reform Committee

A committee in the U.S. House of Representatives responsible for investigations into the function of the federal government. That is, the committee has jurisdiction over how efficiently the government spends its revenue. The committee was established in 1816 but took its current name in 2007.
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On the American side, it was attended by the Charge d'Affaires at the Embassy of the United States of America to the Kingdom Christopher Henzel; Congressman, Chairman of House Armed Services Committee Mac Thornberry; Congressman, Chairman of House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Devin Nunes; Congressman, Chairman of Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Trey Gowdy; Congressman at House Ways and Means, Oversight and Government Reform Committee Vern Buchanan; Congresswoman at House Armed Services Committee Liz Cheney, Congresswoman at House Armed Services Committee Stephanie Murphy; Congressman at House Appropriations Committee Scott Taylor, and National Security Adviser at the Office of House of Representatives' Speaker Jeffrey Dressler.
Gowdy was serving on four Committees when he ran for Chair of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee.
Congratulations to my friend Trey Gowdy as he rises to Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee.
That news report triggered the response by the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee.
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee was also expected to release a report on February 11 by Republican committee staff that detailed the regulatory concerns of various industry groups.
Edolphus Towns of New York as the new chairman of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, which has jurisdiction over procurement matters.
Earlier this week, Grassley testified to the importance of unobstructed Congressional oversight in a hearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee.
His testimony comes alongside the release of a joint committee report between the Senate Judiciary Committee and House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on the investigation.