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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House of Representatives for South Carolina's 4th Congressional District, Gowdy chaired the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. He served on the House committees on intelligence and ethics.
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. He requested to be relieved of his duties from the Ethics Committee should he win chairmanship given the significant increased workload," AshLee Strong, a Spokeswoman for Ryan, stressed in a statement.
That news report triggered the response by the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Issa stated in the press release announcing the investigation, "Some commentators have labeled this transaction as a backdoor bailout of BofA by permitting the bank to shift part of its risky portfolio to American taxpayers.
* The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, which has targeted the U.S.
Edolphus Towns of New York as the new chairman of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, which has jurisdiction over procurement matters.
Testifying before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee March 28, Doan said she did not consider her conversations with Williams to be briefings.