Kelly joins House Ag Committee as Emmer exits

The newest member of the U.S. House, Republican Trent Kelly of Mississippi, was appointed to the House Agriculture Committee, said chairman Michael Conaway. Kelly replaces first-term Rep. Tom Emmer of Minnesota on the committee and will take over Emmer’s seats on the subcommittees on livestock and on commodity exchanges. Kelly, 49, a district attorney, won a special election in northeastern… » Read More

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