THIS IS gonna be interesting….
And House Speaker COULD veto the choice. of Jordan who voted to against the Trump House impeachment of Donald Trump….
Jordan has knocked the concept of the House investigation of the Jan.6 Capitol protest /violence earlier …
Having him in the group is sure to be headache’s, confrontations and leaks ….
The lawmakers met with McCarthy in his office at the Capitol on Monday evening. Afterward, Banks said in a statement that he has accepted McCarthy’s invitation to serve as the top Republican on the panel, “because we need leaders who will force the Democrats and the media to answer questions so far ignored.”…
McCarthy’s choices will need to be approved by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) before they can sit on the 13-member panel, according to the legislation passed by the House to establish the committee. A Pelosi aide said Monday night that the speaker had just received the names.
“Stay tuned,” said the aide, who was not authorized to publicly discuss the topic.
News of McCarthy’s decision was first reported by Politico.
McCarthy alerted House Republicans a few days ago that he had chosen the five lawmakers to serve on the committee, according to two people familiar with the events.
McCarthy told reporters Monday that he made his choices by looking across the House Republican Conference and picking members from an array of viewpoints and committee jurisdictions….
Jordan, meanwhile, has rejected the idea that he or others should be subpoenaed to testify about their interactions with Trump.
“I think this commission is ridiculous, and why would they subpoena me? I didn’t do anything wrong — I talked to the president,” Jordan said in May. “I talk to the president all the time. I just think that’s — you know where I’m at on this commission — this is all about going after President Trump. That seems obvious.”…
Here’s the group….
top image…The Lantern
group image…CNN Politics