Cole Congratulates Appropriations Ranking Member-Elect Kay Granger
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom Cole (OK-04) congratulated Congresswoman Kay Granger (TX-12) after she was elected by the House Republican Steering Committee to serve as Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee in the 116th Congress.
“I congratulate my friend and colleague Kay Granger on her election to lead as Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee,” said Cole. “Without question, this is a critical time for our country, and Republicans must remain unified in the days ahead. As we continue to serve together, I will do all I can to support Chairman Granger as the new Republican leader of the committee and will work with her to ensure Republicans remain influential in divided government.”
Cole has served on the House Appropriations Committee since 2009, and he is currently chairman of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies. He also sits on the Defense and Interior subcommittees.