For Immediate Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (WI-1) and Chairman of the House Rules Committee Pete Sessions (TX-32) announced that Congressman Ken Buck (CO-4) will be joining the House Rules Committee for the 115th Congress. The Rules Committee determines when and how bills are considered on the House floor through special orders known as “special rules.” It also considers original jurisdiction measures, which often affect the standing rules of the House.
“I’m honored for the opportunity from Speaker Paul Ryan and Chairman Pete Sessions to join the House Rules Committee,” Congressman Ken Buck stated. “The House has an important role to play in returning our nation to the right path, and I’m eager to get to work.”
Congressman Buck will also continue to serve on the House Judiciary Committee for the 115th Congress.