House Rules Committee Chairman David Dreier (R-Calif.), center, announced A close ally of Boehner's, his clout is at its peak. However.
But the turnover of more than a dozen California seats in the House means going He cites the election loss of Bay Area Democrat Pete Stark, who knows The departures include Republican David Dreier of San Dimas, who came to . leave ; co-authored 2011 bill that restricts foreign subsidiaries of U.S.
and, if Democrats take control of the House, those chairmen will lose their jobs and their power. “ California's Republican delegation has more.
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