Pelosi Announces Committee Assignments for Congresswoman Melanie Stansbury
Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced today that the House Democratic Steering & Policy Committee has recommended that Congresswoman Melanie Stansbury, who was sworn in today to represent New Mexico’s First Congressional District, join the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology and the House Committee on Natural Resources for the 117th Congress. The nominations will go to the full Democratic Caucus tomorrow for approval.
“Congresswoman Stansbury will be an outstanding Member of Congress and an important voice in the Democratic Caucus,” said Speaker Pelosi. “New Mexicans, and all Americans, will be well-served by her wealth of experience in ecology, her devotion to protecting our public lands and her commitment to lifting up working families. Congresswoman Stansbury will be a valued leader in Democrats’ work to advance a more innovative economy and sustainable future as we Build Back Better from this crisis.”