Representative Gowdy of South Carolina Named Immigration Subcommittee Chair
Posted on Thu, Dec 20, 2012 at 9:38 am
Republican Representative Trey Gowdy of South Carolina was chosen as the chairman of the House's immigration subcommittee on Tuesday. Gowdy currently serves on the subcommittee, which considers an array of immigration issues including border security, immigration policy, naturalization, admission of refugees, and international agreements and treaties. Chairman-elect of the House Judiciary Committee, Representative Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), stated "as Chairman of the Immigration and Border Security Subcommittee, Representative Gowdy will play a leading role on immigration reform which is a top priority of the House Judiciary Committee in the new Congress." Learn more.