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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Fischbach appointed to Rules Committee

District 7 Congresswoman Michelle Fischbach has been reappointed to the Rules Committee by Speaker McCarthy.

“I am looking forward to continuing to serve on Congress’ oldest standing committee,” Rep. Fischbach said. “I am eager to serve as a voice for rural Minnesota on a committee that sees every piece of legislation that comes to the House Floor, and to restore accountability, transparency, and normal order to this institution.”

Formed in 1789, the Rules Committee is responsible for determining the means by which the House considers legislation, as well as the chamber’s rules.

For more updates on the representatives who serve the Cottonwood County area — at both the state and national level — see the Feb. 1 edition of the Cottonwood County Citizen and Citizen eEdition.

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