WASHINGTON, DC (WECT) - Rep. David Rouzer (NC-7) will now serve on the House Committee on Natural Resources. The appointment, announced Friday, will add to Rep. Rouzer's assignments on the House Committee on Agriculture and House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
According to its' website, the House Committee on Natural Resources considers legislation about American energy production, mineral lands and mining, fisheries and wildlife, public lands, oceans, Native Americans, irrigation and reclamation. It is chaired by Rep. Rob Bishop of Utah. The Committee is comprised of 44 Representatives, 26 Republicans and 18 Democrats.