Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S. C., was chosen, is to meet on Wednesday, the role of the Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S. C., has been elected to serve on Wednesday, as the Senate Chairman of the Committee on legal Affairs.
The role was previously held by Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, announced in November, he’ll be office.
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“I feel very honored to be elected as Chairman of the legal Committee,” Graham said in a press release. “I will do my best to continue the path mapped out by Senator Grassley of a fair and vibrant Committee process.”
He said that “the confirmation of conservative judges is one of my top priorities as President.”
Graham said he is looking forward to working with fellow lawmakers, including sen Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., “this new Congress.”
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Feinstein, the ranking member of the Committee, according to its website.
Earlier Wednesday, Graham showed to investigate that under his leadership, the planning Committee, allegations of government surveillance abuse in the midst of the continuing concerns about the FBI and Department of justice efforts to watch Trump’s campaign Advisor during the race in 2016.
Fox News’ Jason Donner, Lauren Lee and Alex helped Pappas to this report.