Alabama’s Aderholt, Oklahoma’s Cole hope to chair powerful U.S. House Appropriations committee

As chair of the Rules Committee, Cole prepares major legislation for the House floor.

By: - November 1, 2023 3:37 pm

GOP lawmakers, including Oklahoma Rep. Tom Cole, are expected to vie for the role of top Republican on the powerful House Appropriations Committee. (Photo by Jennifer Shutt/States Newsroom)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.