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House Oversight: Media-Friendly Members and Democratic-Led Congress

house oversight: The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, set to hold its first hearing of the new Democratic-led Congress on Tuesday, is poised to ensure an active and explosive two years of hearings and investigations, according to Rabble. Democratic leaders have stocked the committee with new, eager and media-friendly members who are hungry to dig into accusations against President Donald Trump and his administration on multiple fronts. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBE Jan. 29, 2019, 11 47 AM GMT By Leigh Ann Caldwell and Alex Moe WASHINGTON Oversight is its mandate but history shows that fiery conflict is its preferred method. And they are set to go against a Republican side of the committee filled with the president's biggest and most vocal defenders. If you want to be a viper and aren't afraid of mixing it up, oversight is a good place for you. The Democrats have taken their A-list freshmen and put them on the Oversight Committee there is a reason why, Jason Chaffetz, a former Republican chairman of the committee who is now a Fox News commentator, told NBC News. ( As reported in the news.