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Issa Congratulates Gowdy on Selection for Oversight Chairman

Press Release
Jun 8, 2017

Congressman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), former Chairman of the House Committee for Oversight and Government Reform, released the following statement after Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) was selected to succeed Congressman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) as Chairman.

“Trey has my absolute faith and confidence,” said Congressman Darrell Issa. “I’ve had the pleasure of working with him closely since he first arrived in Congress and time and time again he’s shown a tenacious, unyielding passion for truth, accountability and following the facts where they lead. He’s a capable leader, a trusted colleague, and I know that under his direction, the Committee will be in good hands to ensure accountability, promote transparency, and continue holding our government leaders to a higher standard.”
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