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McHenry on Trey Gowdy's Selection to be Next Oversight & Government Reform Chairman
House Republican Steering Committee selected South Carolina Congressman

Washington, June 8, 2017 - Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement after the House Republican Steering Committee recommended Congressman Trey Gowdy (SC-04) to serve as the next Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee:

“Congratulations to my good friend Trey Gowdy on his selection as the next Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Trey is an intelligent, reform-minded conservative who possesses the utmost honor and integrity. I’m confident he will be a principled but fair leader of the Committee as it continues its important work.” 

NOTE: This recommendation will be presented to the full House Republican Conference for official ratification.

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