HARRISBURG – Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne) has been appointed by House Majority Leader Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster) to serve as Republican chairperson of the House Government Oversight Committee.
“I am honored Leader Cutler has appointed me to lead this committee and the very important work it does on behalf of all Pennsylvanians,” said Kaufer. “While in office, I have continually fought to create jobs, protect taxpayers, and look for ways to reform government. This appointment will allow me to continue my commitment to these and other important issues.”
The House Government Oversight Committee is responsible for keeping government spending and government action in check under legislative responsibility of oversight and management. The nine-member committee, created in 2019, investigates matters referred by the speaker, majority leader or minority leader. The majority party is tasked with appointing five members to the committee and the minority party appoints the remaining four.
For information about constituent services, contact Kaufer’s district office in Luzerne, located at 161 Main St., by calling 570-283-1001. Information can also be found online at RepKaufer.com
Representative Aaron Kaufer
120th Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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