Cole Named Chairman of Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies
January 10, 2017
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom Cole (OK-04) released the following statement after he was named Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies. Cole served as the Chairman of the subcommittee during the 114th Congress.
“I am honored to serve once again as the Chairman of this important subcommittee,” said Cole. “During the last two years, I have gained a deep appreciation for the important work being done by the agencies under the jurisdiction of this subcommittee. From funding groundbreaking medical research to giving young people the opportunity to be the first in their family to attend college, this subcommittee is one that benefits millions of Americans of all ages. I look forward to a productive appropriations process with a new Administration, and I thank Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen for the opportunity to continue my service.”
To view the Appropriations Committee release on Subcommittee Chairmanships, please click here.