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Upton Welcomes New Republicans to Energy and Commerce


Committee Adds Seven New Members

WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today welcomed seven incoming Republican members to the committee.

Upton commented, “We have a great team in place and I am excited to welcome all the new and returning members to the Energy and Commerce Committee. Each and every one of our members brings unique strengths and backgrounds that will help further our bipartisan record of success in the new Congress. We are going to hit the ground running next year as we continue our efforts to create jobs, promote life-saving cures, unleash America’s energy abundance, protect families, and foster growth in this new era of innovation.”

The new Republican members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, in alphabetical order, are:

Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN)
Rep. Larry Bucshon (R-IN)
Rep. Chris Collins (R-NY)
Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-ND)
Rep. Bill Flores (R-TX)
Rep. Rich Hudson (R-NC)
Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-OK)


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