Washington, D.C. – Today, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi announced that the Democratic Caucus has appointed Congresswoman Robin Kelly to the Committees on Oversight and Government Reform and Science, Space, and Technology.
“Congresswoman Kelly has brought progressive values and a firm commitment to the middle class to the halls of Congress, and she will place those same principles and priorities front and center in her work to support science, invest in innovation, and conduct strong oversight on behalf of the American people,” Leader Pelosi said. “These committee assignments reflect the faith of the Democratic Caucus in Congresswoman Kelly’s abilities and leadership, and we look forward to working together to create jobs, grow our economy, and build a brighter future.”
Congresswoman Kelly represents Illinois’ second congressional district; she was sworn in last week. She will serve in these committee posts effective immediately.