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Press Release - Ranking Member Cole Announces Hire of Republican Staff Director

Jan 16, 2019

Washington, D.C. – Ranking Member Tom Cole today announced the hire of Kelly Dixon as Republican Staff Director of the House Rules Committee. 

“I am pleased to announce that Kelly Dixon will join as Staff Director,” said Ranking Member Tom Cole. “Kelly comes to the House Rules Committee with tremendous experience, talent and expertise. Her deep understanding of floor procedure and legislative strategy will be an asset to Republicans. I very much look forward to our work together.” 

Press Release - Cole Statement on Misguided Amendment to House Rules

Jan 10, 2019

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom Cole (OK-04), Ranking Member of the House Rules Committee, released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives approved H. Res. 6, Adopting the Rules of the House for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress - Title III. Introduced by House Democrats, Cole opposed the amendment to House Rules which would authorize the House to intervene in Texas v. the United States, a pending lawsuit regarding the legality of Obamacare.

Announcement - Amendment Process for H.R. 268

Jan 8, 2019

January 8, 2019


H.R. 268 – Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019

Dear Colleague:                                                   

The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of January 14 to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 268  Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2019.