Harris looking at run for Republican Study Committee

Harris looking at run for Republican Study Committee

By John Fritze Via The Baltimore Sun The Republican leadership shuffle playing out in the House of Representatives may have created an opening for Rep. Andy Harris, Maryland's sole GOP lawmaker. Sources close to the second-term congressman from Cockeysville say he is working toward a run to chair the Republican Study Committee, a caucus of conservative members that has grown in influence and now encompasses more than two-thirds of all House Republicans. The RSC chairmanship opened up when Republicans tapped Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana to serve as House Majority Whip, the … [Read more...]