House Dems Elect Pallone to Head Energy and Commerce Committee

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The House Democratic Caucus has elected Rep. Frank Pallone, D-N.J., chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee for the 116th Congress that begins in January 2019. Rep. Pallone has been the committee’s ranking Democrat. Among other topics, the committee legislates on internet, privacy, cybersecurity, and data security issues.