Left-wing activists groups have pressured Chairman Devin Nunes to temporarily step down from the House Intelligence Committee. They have filed what he describes as “baseless claims” against him that the Office of Congressional Ethics is looking into.
In his place, Nunes has appointed Mike Conaway, Trey Gowdy and Tom Rooney to represent and lead the investigation.
The House Office Ethics Committee released its own statement on the matter:
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