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Appropriations Committee-elect Chairman Hal Rogers issued the following statement today congratulating the new Republican members of the House Appropriations Committee:

“Cutting spending, bringing down record deficits, and reining in out-of-control agencies is going to be a difficult task, but I believe the addition of these fine, talented members is a step in the right direction. Our nation needs serious leadership and I enthusiastically welcome these Members to the Appropriations Committee.”

The new Republican Members on the House Appropriations Committee, in alphabetical order, include:

Steve Austria (OH)
Charlie Dent (PA)
Mario Diaz-Balart (FL)
Jeff Flake (AZ)
Tom Graves (GA)
Cynthia Lummis (WY)
Alan Nunnelee (MS)
Steve Womack (AR)
Kevin Yoder (KS)