Most of the 22 House Republican freshmen-to-be selected to sit on much coveted, A-list committees won their races with Tea Party backing.
The House Republican Steering Committee last week added the incoming members to the rosters of four powerful committees: Appropriations, Ways and Means, Energy and Commerce and Financial Services.
Monday, December 13, 2010
Tea Party-backed freshmen win plum committee assignments
Posted by Ben Cunningham at 1:22 PM