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House creates bipartisan task force to weigh federalism issues

May 18, 2017
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) have created a new “Speaker's Task Force on Intergovernmental Affairs,” a bipartisan group focused on “balancing the interests between federal, state, tribal, and local governments,” according to a press statement from Ryan's office. The task force, to be chaired by Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT), chairman of the Natural Resources Committee, and composed of six additional Republicans and six Democrats, has as part of its charge studying ways to “eliminate...

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